Stachys hispida Pursh
Common Name: HEDGE-NETTLE
Synonym: Stachys tenuifolia
Coefficient of Conservatism: 5
Coefficient of Wetness: -3
Wetness Index: FACW
Physiognomy: Nt P-Forb

Included in S. tenuifolia in Michigan Flora.

The commonest member of the Stachys tenuifolia group in Michigan, and the only one found throughout the state. Rare specimens (seen from Lenawee and Wayne Cos.) more or less intermediate with S. tenuifolia by having either essentially glabrous leaves but short petioles or hispid leaves but long petioles, may be hybrids.

Locations

Alpena County
Bay County
Berrien County
Cass County
Clinton County
Gogebic County
Hillsdale County
Huron County
Ionia County
Kalamazoo County
Kent County
Lenawee County
Marquette County
Midland County
Monroe County
Newaygo County
Ontonagon County
Ottawa County
Presque Isle 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. December 12, 2017. http://michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=2854.