Smilax ecirrata (Kunth) S. Watson
Common Name: UPRIGHT CARRION-FLOWER
Coefficient of Conservatism: 6
Coefficient of Wetness: 5
Wetness Index: UPL
Physiognomy: Nt P-Forb

Rich deciduous forests, moist forests and thickets along river banks and floodplains, oak and oak-hickory forests.

A distinctive erect species with a few large ± strongly cordate leaves and no tendrils.

Locations

Alger County
Baraga County
Barry County
Bay County
Berrien County
Branch County
Cass County
Clinton County
Delta County
Gogebic County
Gratiot County
Hillsdale County
Houghton County
Ingham County
Jackson County
Kalamazoo County
Kent County
Lake County
Lapeer County
Lenawee County
Livingston County
Macomb County
Manistee County
Mecosta County
Menominee County
Monroe County
Muskegon County
Newaygo County
Oakland County
Ontonagon County
Ottawa County
Saginaw County
Shiawassee County
St. Clair County
Tuscola 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 14, 2017. http://michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=2687.