Mirabilis albida (Walter) Heimerl
Common Name: PALE UMBRELLAWORT
Synonym: Mirabilis hirsuta
Coefficient of Conservatism: *
Coefficient of Wetness: 5
Wetness Index: UPL
Physiognomy: Ad P-Forb

Including M. hirsuta of Michigan Flora.

A species of the Great Plains, found primarily along railroads but also along roadsides, in fields, and elsewhere. First collected in Michigan in 1895 in Kent Co. Plants recognized as M. hirsuta are treated as a pubescent form of M. albida by Spellenberg (2003).

Locations

Benzie County
Cass County
Emmet County
Genesee County
Ionia County
Kalamazoo County
Kalkaska County
Kent County
Lapeer County
Leelanau County
Livingston County
Marquette County
Midland County
Oakland County
Schoolcraft County
Washtenaw County
Wayne County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 16, 2017. http://michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=1721.