Wild Flowering Plants
Callisia fragrans (Lindley) Woodson, Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 29(3): 154. 1942.
Bas.: Spironema fragrans Lindley (1840).
Naturalized trailing herb of disturbed forest around houses and Gros Piton.Native to Mexico
Also a cultivated ornamental.
This species is now growing on the dry rocky slopes of the Gros Pitons, threatening the native ground flora. If left alone, it will become a serious invasive here.