Lasiacis divaricata (L.) Hitchc.

Natural range: Mostly Caribbean, Florida to South America

Habitat: In Florida, mostly a hammock species

Florida status: Native, in S. Florida only

Recognition: Hammock-dwelling, shade-loving grass with weak, clambering or arching stems and with usually broad (to 2 cm), lanceolate leaves having strongly auriculate bases. Spikelets widely spaced, large, obovate.