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Melastomataceae family

Miconia laevigata
(Linnaeus) D. Don
in Sweet, Hort. Brit. (ed. 1) 159.  1826.
Bas.: Melastoma laevigatum Linnaeus (1759). 

Indigenous quite common shrub of semi-open moist areas, especially by roads and other disturbed areas.
St. Martin, Antigua, Saba, St. Eustatius, St. Kitts, Nevis, Montserrat, Guadeloupe, Marie Galante, Dominica, Martinique, St. Lucia, St. Vincent, the Grenadines, Grenada, Barbados, Greater Antilles, Mesoamerica, South America.