Peninsular Florida, the West Indies, Mexico, Central America and South America.
IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status:
Map of South Florida Locations
SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence:
SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status:
SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status:
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FLORIDA KEYS Occurrence:
FLORIDA KEYS Native Status:
IRC FLORIDA KEYS Status:
Map of Florida Keys Locations
Florida Keys History and Distribution:
First collected in 1834 or 1835 by Reverend Alva Bennett on the island of Key West. Reported in 1913
by John Kunkel Small for hammocks and pinelands throughout the Florida Keys. We consider this native and extant throughout the Florida Keys.