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NatureServe Conservation Status
Rounded Global Status Rank: G1 - Critically Imperiled
Reasons: Fewer than 20 known sites and probably fewer than 1000 plants total in the 11 extant populations; endemic to highly restricted habitat which is being rapidly developed in Florida.
Environmental Specificity: Narrow. Specialist or community with key requirements common.
Comments: Low areas where seasonal mositure is available surrounded by deep white sands of oak scrub or rosemary balds on Lake Wales Ridge- tolerates some disturbance - often found in sand roads through scrub.