Cerastium glomeratum Thuill.
Common Name: CHICKWEED
Coefficient of Conservatism: *
Coefficient of Wetness: 3
Wetness Index: FACU
Physiognomy: Ad A-Forb

A native of Europe, sparsely distributed as an annual weed of lawns and disturbed areas. First collected in 1978 in Washtenaw Co. It resembles C. nutans and C. brachypodum, but has shorter (and often straighter) pedicels resulting in a denser inflorescence.

Locations

Allegan County
Cass County
Hillsdale County
Ingham County
Jackson County
Lenawee County
Ottawa County
St. Joseph County
Washtenaw County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 17, 2017. http://michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=741.