South Florida, the West Indies, Mexico (Yucatan peninsula) and Central America (Bay Islands of Honduras).
Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida
NatureServe Global Status:
State of Florida Status:
Florida Natural Areas Inventory State Status:
IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status:
SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence:
SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status:
South Florida History and Distribution:
Ranked as critically imperiled in Rare Plants of South Florida (Gann et al. 2002
; pp 576-577) based three occurrences in two conservation areas (Bahia Honda State Park, Key West National Wildlife Refuge) and one non-conservation area (Key West Golf Course on Stock Island) in the Monroe County Keys. No new occurrences are known.
SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status:
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