Widespread in North America, the West Indies, Mexico, Central America, South America and the Old World in both temperate and tropical regions.
IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status:
Map of South Florida Locations
SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence:
SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status:
SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status:
For images, click on the USDA PLANTS and Atlas of Florida Vascular Plants links below.
FLORIDA KEYS Occurrence:
Map of Florida Keys Locations
Florida Keys History and Distribution:
Reported only in 1913 by John Kunkel Small for "shore hammocks" and limestone sinkholes in the upper Keys.