Rhynchospora chapmanii M. A. Curtis

Distribution: S.E.U.S.

Habitat: According to FNA, invasive in logged and otherwise disturbed pine woods

Florida status: Native

Recognition: Pale inflorescences with bracts rising on both sides to form a distinctive V. Perianth bristles absent. Achene 1-1.8 mm long, broadly elliptic. The similar Rhynchospora divergens has no bristles, and has achenes only 0.8 mm long.