Carex elliottii Schweinitz & Torrey. Section: [26qq] Section 30 Vesicariae. Phen: May-Jun. Hab: Bogs. Dist: E. NC south to c. pen. FL and west to s. AL.
ID notes:Carex elliottii can be distinguished by its cespitose habitat (rhizomes lacking or short) compared to C. louisianica and C. bullata which are long rhizomatous.
Origin/Endemic status: Endemic
Synonymy: = FNA23, GW1, K1, K3, K4, RAB, S, WH3, Mackenzie (1931-1935)