Carex dasycarpa Muhlenberg. Section: [26ll] Section 26 Hallerianae. Phen: May-Jun. Hab: Maritime forests, hammocks, other sandy forests. Dist: E. SC south to n. peninsular FL, west to MS. Gaddy & Rayner (1980) report this species from a number of barrier islands in Beaufort and Charleston counties, SC; it has since been found in Georgetown County, SC, as well.
Origin/Endemic status: Endemic
Synonymy: = FNA23, K1, K3, K4, RAB, S, WH3, Mackenzie (1931-1935)