Coefficient of Conservatism:
Coefficient of Wetness:
R. W. Smith
Dry, open forests; barely entering Michigan and first collected in the state by R. W. Smith in Lenawee Co. in 1998.
See Locklear (2011) for the convoluted nomenclatural history of this species, which has sometimes been called Phlox latifolia Michx.
MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. January 25, 2020. https://michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=2256.