Valeriana edulis Torr. & A. Gray
Common Name: COMMON VALERIAN
Synonym: Valeriana ciliata
Coefficient of Conservatism: 10
Coefficient of Wetness: -5
Wetness Index: OBL
Physiognomy: Nt P-Forb
Status: T
Valeriana edulis Ann Arbor Natural Area Preservation

Fens, meadows, and wet prairies.

Eastern American plants (centered around the southern Great Lakes region) are referred to var. ciliata (Torr. & A. Gray) Cronquist, sometimes recognized as a distinct species from var. edulis, which is widespread in the west.

Locations

Berrien County
Cass County
Hillsdale County
Jackson County
Kalamazoo County
Lenawee County
Livingston County
Oakland County
Van Buren County
Washtenaw County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. November 22, 2017. http://michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=2761.