Sphenopholis intermedia (Rydb.) Rydb.
Common Name: SLENDER WEDGEGRASS
Coefficient of Conservatism: 4
Coefficient of Wetness: 0
Wetness Index: FAC
Physiognomy: Nt P-Grass

In a diversity of usually moist situations, including gravelly or marly shores, depressions and clearings in hardwoods, tamarack swamps, marshy and swampy borders and thickets; occasionally in dry forests.

An occasional specimen may have glumes as large as in Koeleria, from which this is readily distinguished by the essentially glabrous foliage and panicle, and relatively open, lax inflorescence, as well as by the very narrow first glume.

Locations

Alcona County
Alger County
Allegan County
Alpena County
Antrim County
Baraga County
Barry County
Bay County
Berrien County
Calhoun County
Charlevoix County
    Including Beaver Island
Cheboygan County
Chippewa County
Clinton County
Crawford County
Delta County
Dickinson County
Eaton County
Emmet County
Gogebic County
Gratiot County
Hillsdale County
Houghton County
Huron County
Ingham County
Iron County
Jackson County
Kalamazoo County
Kent County
Keweenaw County
Lake County
Leelanau County
    Including Manitou Islands
Lenawee County
Livingston County
Luce County
Mackinac County
    Including Bois Blanc, Mackinac, Round Islands
Macomb County
Manistee County
Marquette County
Menominee County
Midland County
Monroe County
Montcalm County
Montmorency County
Muskegon County
Newaygo County
Oakland County
Otsego County
Presque Isle County
Roscommon County
Sanilac County
Schoolcraft County
St. Clair County
St. Joseph County
Van Buren 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 15, 2017. http://michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=2228.