Southeastern United States, the West Indies and eastern Mexico.
IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status:
Map of South Florida Locations
SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence:
SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status:
SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status:
FLORIDA KEYS Occurrence:
FLORIDA KEYS Native Status:
IRC FLORIDA KEYS Status:
Map of Florida Keys Locations
Florida Keys History and Distribution:
First observed in the lower sandy Keys in 1904 (Reimus & Robertson, 1997). Reported in 1913
by John Kunkel Small for hammocks and sand dunes from the upper Keys to the lower Keys. We consider this native and extant throughout the Florida Keys.