Filipendula rubra (Hill) B. L. Rob.
Common Name: QUEEN-OF-THE-PRAIRIE
Coefficient of Conservatism: 10
Coefficient of Wetness: -3
Wetness Index: FACW
Physiognomy: Nt P-Forb
Status: T
Filipendula rubra B. S. Slaughter

Wet prairies, fens, meadows, and shores, usually calcareous. This species in sometimes cultivated. It is native only in southwestern Michigan (Calhoun Cass, and Berrien Counties), but even there some collections may represent escapes rather than natural populations, especially those from fields and disturbed habitats.

Locations

Benzie County
Berrien County
Calhoun County
Emmet County
Kalamazoo County
Kent County
Marquette County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 13, 2017. http://michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=2479.