Endemic to peninsular Florida.
IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status:
Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida
SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence:
SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status:
SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status:
Visit our Natives For Your Neighborhood
website for more information and images. See a 2019 post on the Treasure Coast Natives
blog on why slash pines self prune.
P. caribaea, misapplied.
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 as common on some of the lower Keys and very rare in the upper Keys. We consider this native and extant in the lower Keys and presumed extirpated in the upper Keys.