Widespread in North America, the West Indies, Mexico, Central America, South America and the Old World in both temperate and tropical regions.
Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida
IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status:
SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence:
SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status:
SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status:
Assumed to be Cultivated
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