Wild Flowering Plants
Rhynchospora tenerrima Nees ex Sprengel, Syst. Veg. 4(2), Curae Posteriores: 26. 1827.
Indigenous quite rare herb of wet open areas at middle elevations.
Antigua, Nevis, Montserrat, Guadeloupe, Dominica, Martinique, St. Lucia, St. Vincent, Grenada, Greater Antilles, Mesoamerica, South America.
Similar to R. tenuis, and can be found mixed with it. The achenes of this species are much larger. Also this species has no basal leaves.