Copyright by: George D. Gann
in habitat, Everglades National Park, Key Largo, Florida, 2013
South Florida and the West Indies (Cuba, Bahamas).
State of Florida Status:
IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status:
Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida
SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence:
SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status:
SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status:
Known primarily from the Florida Keys, this is also known from a small population on the north end of Key Biscayne and adjacent Virginia Key.
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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 coastal hammocks and sand dunes throughout the Florida Keys. We consider this native and extant throughout the Florida Keys.