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Pedicularis lanceolata Michx.
Coefficient of Conservatism: 8
Coefficient of Wetness: -3
Wetness Index: FACW
Physiognomy: Nt P-Forb

Pedicularis lanceolata Ann Arbor Natural Area Preservation

Much more of a wetland species than P. canadensis: borders of marshes, swamps, ponds, and lakes; river banks, thickets, and springy slopes; fens (even in Sphagnum), meadows, and wet prairies.

The corolla is pale yellow or cream, not as variable as in P. canadensis. Even more than in P. canadensis, the margins of the leaf lobes are edged with hard white ceramic-like deposits.


Allegan County
Alpena County
Arenac County
Barry County
Berrien County
Branch County
Calhoun County
Delta County
Gratiot County
Hillsdale County
Huron County
Ingham County
Iosco County
Isabella County
Jackson County
Kalamazoo County
Kent County
Lenawee County
Livingston County
Mackinac County
Macomb County
Manistee County
Mason County
Mecosta County
Menominee County
Midland County
Monroe County
Montcalm County
Montmorency County
Newaygo County
Oakland 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. January 30, 2023.