Southeastern United States, the West Indies (Cuba, Bahamas, Hispaniola) and South America.
IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status:
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SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence:
SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status:
SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status:
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P. caroliniana, P. tomentosa.
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 pinelands in the lower Keys. We consider this native to the upper Keys and lower Keys, but presumed extirpated in the upper Keys.