Rhynchospora divergens Chapman ex M.A. Curtis. Phen: May-Sep. Hab: Wet pine savannas, especially where underlain by 'marl'. Dist: Se. NC south to s. FL and west to se. TX; Bahamas; Mexico (Chiapas), Belize.
ID notes:Rhynchospora pusilla, Rhynchospora divergens, and Rhynchospora thornei are all small, grass-like plants, very similar in appearance to one another.
Origin/Endemic status: Native
Synonymy: = Bah, ETx1, FNA23, GW1, K1, K3, K4, RAB, Tx, WH3, McMillan (2007); = Rynchospora divergens – S, orthographic variant