Secale cereale L.
Common Name: RYE
Coefficient of Conservatism: *
Coefficient of Wetness: 5
Wetness Index: UPL
Physiognomy: Ad A-Grass

Secale cereale A. A. Reznicek

Chiefly along roadsides, where in part presumably sown for erosion control on newly made shoulders and embankments; also on shores, dunes, along railroads, and in old fields. A cultivated annual, first collected in Kent Co. in 1878; freely escaping but not long persisting.

Locations

Alcona County
Alpena County
Bay County
Benzie County
Berrien County
Charlevoix County
    Including Beaver Island
Cheboygan County
Chippewa County
    Including Drummond Island
Crawford County
Eaton County
Emmet County
Grand Traverse County
Gratiot County
Hillsdale County
Houghton County
Iosco County
Kalamazoo County
Kent County
Lake County
Lapeer County
Leelanau County
Lenawee County
Marquette County
Mecosta County
Midland County
Monroe County
Montcalm County
Montmorency County
Muskegon County
Oakland County
Oceana County
Oscoda County
Ottawa County
Presque Isle County
Saginaw County
Schoolcraft County
St. Clair 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 18, 2017. http://michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=2216.