Eastern United States and the Greater Antilles (Hispaniola, Puerto Rico).
IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status:
Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida
SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence:
SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status:
SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status:
For more images, click on the USDA PLANTS and Atlas of Florida Vascular Plants links below. In the past, several taxa were placed into synonymy here, or misidentified as this; we are working on updating this taxonomy now.
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:
Reported in 1913
by John Kunkel Small for hammocks and "hollows among sand-dunes" on Big Pine Key. We consider this native and extant in the lower Keys.