South America (Ecuador, Peru); cultivated and sometimes naturalized elsewhere.
Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida
SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence:
SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status:
Not Native, Naturalized
SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status:
For an image of an herbarium specimen collected at Hattie Bauer Hammock in Miami-Dade County by Keith A. Bradley in 2002, visit the Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden