Wild Flowering Plants
Rhynchospora tenuis Link, Jahrb.Gewächsk. 1(3): 76. 1820.
Indigenous rare herb of very wet spots at middle elevations.
Dominica, Martinique, St. Lucia, St. Vincent, Greater Antilles (Cuba), Mesoamerica, South America).
Similar to R. tenerrima, and can be found mixed with it. The achenes of this species are much smaller. Also this species has basal leaves.