Carex floridana Schweinitz. Section: [26bbb] Section 39 Acrocystis. Florida Sedge. Phen: (Feb-) Mar-May. Hab: Mesic hammocks, dry hammocks, maritime forests. Dist: S. NJ south to c. peninsular FL, west to TX. See McAvoy (2021) for discussion of the occurrence of this species in NJ, MD, DE, and VA.
Origin/Endemic status: Endemic
Syn: = FNA23, K1, K3, K4, S, Va, Mackenzie (1931-1935), Sorrie et al (2011); = Carex nigromarginata var. floridana – Ar, ETx1, F, Mo1, RAB, Tx, WH3