Desmodium illinoense A. Gray
Common Name: PRAIRIE TICK-TREFOIL
Coefficient of Conservatism: 6
Coefficient of Wetness: 5
Wetness Index: UPL
Physiognomy: Nt P-Forb

Desmodium illinoense B. S. Walters

Prairies and associated or similar roadsides, fields, railroads, borders and openings in oak forests.

The segments of the fruit are more broadly rounded (on both margins) than in D. canescens, with no aspect of being triangular. The inflorescences are elongate and usually unbranched.

Locations

Barry County
Berrien County
Branch County
Calhoun County
Cass County
Hillsdale County
Jackson County
Kalamazoo County
Kent County
Lapeer County
Lenawee County
Livingston County
Monroe County
Oakland County
Ottawa County
St. Joseph County
Van Buren County
Washtenaw County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. August 21, 2017. http://michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=1293.