Triantha glutinosa (Michx.) Baker
Synonym: Tofieldia glutinosa
Coefficient of Conservatism: 10
Coefficient of Wetness: -5
Wetness Index: OBL
Physiognomy: Nt P-Forb

Tofieldia glutinosa of Michigan Flora.

Common on wet sandy and marly shores, beach pools, interdunal sand flats, etc., around northern Lakes Michigan and Huron; rock crevices along Lake Superior; more local on on peaty shores and in fens throughout the state, but especially in southern Michigan.

The red capsules are as conspicuous in late summer as the white flowers are in early summer.


Alcona County
Alpena County
Barry County
Benzie County
Berrien County
Calhoun County
Cass County
Charlevoix County
    Only on Beaver Island
Cheboygan County
Chippewa County
    Including Drummond Island
Delta County
Emmet County
Genesee County
Grand Traverse County
Hillsdale County
Houghton County
Ingham County
Ionia County
Iosco County
Jackson County
Kalamazoo County
Kent County
Keweenaw County
    Including Isle Royale
Lapeer County
Lenawee County
Livingston County
Luce County
Mackinac County
    Including Bois Blanc, Mackinac, Round Islands
Marquette County
Monroe County
Montmorency County
Newaygo County
Oakland County
Presque Isle County
Schoolcraft County
St. Clair County
St. Joseph County
Van Buren County
Washtenaw County
Wayne County


MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. November 30, 2022.