Vitis aestivalis Michx.
Common Name: SUMMER GRAPE
Coefficient of Conservatism: 6
Coefficient of Wetness: 3
Wetness Index: FACU
Physiognomy: Nt W-Vine

Vitis aestivalis leaves A. A. Reznicek leaves

Thickets, forests (usually rather dry), fencerows, sandy hillsides and dunes.

Most leaves are very shallowly lobed and shallowly toothed, compared to the jagged-toothed and often deeply lobed leaves of V. riparia, our commonest species. Deeply lobed leaves are uncommon and found only on vigorously growing shoots.

Locations

Allegan County
Barry County
Benzie County
Berrien County
Branch County
Calhoun County
Clinton County
Genesee County
Hillsdale County
Ingham County
Isabella County
Jackson County
Kalamazoo County
Kent County
Lapeer County
Lenawee County
Livingston County
Montcalm County
Muskegon County
Newaygo County
Oakland County
Oceana County
Ottawa County
St. Clair County
St. Joseph County
Tuscola 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. November 22, 2017. http://michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=2805.