Chasmanthium latifolium (Michx.) H. O. Yates
Common Name: WILD-OATS
Synonym: Uniola latifolia
Coefficient of Conservatism: 10
Coefficient of Wetness: -3
Wetness Index: FACW
Physiognomy: Nt P-Grass
Status: E
Chasmanthium latifolium A. A. Reznicek

Uniola latifolia of Michigan Flora.

Floodplain of the Galien River at Warren Woods, Berrien Co.; not seen recently.

This decorative species is also frequently cultivated as northern sea-oats or Indian woodoats; records outside of Berrien County are escapes from cultivation.


Barry County
Berrien County


MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. June 27, 2022.