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This genus is accepted, and its native range is W. Central & S. U.S.A. to Central America, Ecuador, Caribbean.

Native to:

Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Bahamas, Belize, Bermuda, California, Cayman Is., Colorado, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Florida, Georgia, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Illinois, Indiana, Jamaica, Kansas, Kentucky, Leeward Is., Louisiana, Mexican Pacific Is., Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New Mexico, Nicaragua, Oklahoma, Panamá, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Turks-Caicos Is., Utah, Windward Is.

Forestiera Poir. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in J.B.A.M.de Lamarck, Encycl., Suppl. 1: 132 (1810)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919.

Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0