Endemic to eastern peninsular Florida.
Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida
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For a specimen image of an early hybrid between this and the exotic L. camara, visit the Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
The Atlas of Florida Vascular Plants treats this as a synonym of the exotic, L. camara. We disagree.
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