The distribution maps for the Starrush Whitetop are from the Plants Database of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA).
The Starrush Whitetop is also commonly known as White Star Sedge and White-
It is a perennial sedge with white bracts, giving it the appearance of white petals with long green points. The inflorescence is a dense cluster of small spikes, each containing several tiny flowers. It sits on top of the 3-
This plant is a member of the grass-
The upper left photo was taken along the access road to Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary in Collier County. All of the other photos were taken in Deep Creek in Charlotte County.