South Florida, the West Indies, Mexico, Central America and South America.
Map of Florida Locations
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SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence:
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Long thought to be extirpated in South Florida, this species was rediscovered by Karen Relish, Mike Owen and Russ Clusman in 2005.
For an image, click on the Atlas of Florida Vascular Plants link below.