Native to the Old World (central Africa).
Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida
SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence:
SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status:
Not Native, Naturalized
SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status:
FLORIDA KEYS Occurrence:
FLORIDA KEYS Native Status:
Not Native, Cultivated Only
Map of select IRC data for the Florida Keys
Florida Keys History and Distribution:
A widely-cultivated succulent in South Florida, first reported for a conservation area in 2014 (Wilder et al.), where it is presumably persisting from cultivation or growing from dumped plants.