Eastern and central United States, the West Indies, Mexico, Central America and South America.
IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status:
Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida
SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence:
SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status:
SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status:
For images, click on the USDA PLANTS and Altas of Florida Vascular Plants links below. See a 2018 post on the Treasure Coast Natives
blog on pink redstem's advantages for places that alternate between flooding and drought.
FLORIDA KEYS Occurrence:
FLORIDA KEYS Native Status:
IRC FLORIDA KEYS Status:
Map of select IRC data for the Florida Keys
Florida Keys History and Distribution:
Reported in 1913
by John Kunkel Small for low hammocks and limestone sinkholes from the upper Keys to the lower Keys. We consider this native and extant from the upper Keys to the lower Keys.