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Floristic Inventory of the Florida Keys Database Online

Nicotiana tabacum L.
Tobacco, Cultivated tobacco

Nicotiana tabacum
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Family: Solanaceae

Group: Dicot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Herb

Perennation: Annual

Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Not Native, Naturalized

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Cultivated

FLORIDA KEYS Occurrence: Possibly Extirpated

FLORIDA KEYS Native Status: Not Native, Naturalized

Map of select IRC data for the Florida Keys

Florida Keys History and Distribution: Not reported for the Florida Keys by John Kunkel Small in 1913. Reported for Big Pine Key by Dickson et al. (1953) and Franklin (1968), and collected on Key Largo by Robert W. Long and colleagues in 1966 (1758 USF). Reported by Long & Lakela (1971) for disturbed sites in southern Florida and the Florida Keys. Formerly cultivated and perhaps sparingly naturalized. No recent records are known.

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Nicotiana tabacum has been reported for the following habitat in THE FLORIDA KEYS :
Disturbed Upland


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Nicotiana tabacum
Copyright by: Forest & Kim Starr

Nicotiana tabacum
Copyright by: Forest & Kim Starr

Nicotiana tabacum
Copyright by: Forest & Kim Starr