Copyright by: George D. Gann, 2006
In habitat, Everglades National Park, Florida
Peninsular Florida, the West Indies, Mexico, Central America and South America.
NatureServe Global Status:
State of Florida Status:
Florida Natural Areas Inventory State Status:
IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status:
Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida
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 292-293) based on two occurrences within Everglades National Park, both of which are extant. Although not reported in Rare Plants of South Florida, this was also collected in 2001 by Mike Owen at Koreshan State Historic Site.
SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status:
See also, IRC’s report Vascular plant species of management concern in Everglades National Park
(Gann 2015), page 71.
FLORIDA KEYS Occurrence:
FLORIDA KEYS Native Status:
IRC FLORIDA KEYS Status:
Map of select IRC data for the Florida Keys
Florida Keys History and Distribution:
Collected once in 1898 on Key Largo by C.L. Pollard (203, US). Not reported for the Florida Keys by John Kunkel Small in 1931. For more information, see IRC's species account