Prunus umbellata Elliott
Synonym: Prunus alleghaniensis
Coefficient of Conservatism: 8
Coefficient of Wetness: 5
Wetness Index: UPL
Physiognomy: Nt Shrub
Status: SC

P. alleghaniensis of Michigan Flora.

A shrub 2 m tall or less in forests of jack pine and oak, open savannas, or sandy plains; occasionally at borders of mesic forests, fencerows, and roadsides. Plants from Michigan have been named as Prunus alleghaniensis Porter var. davisii (W. Wight) Sarg. Our plants are disjunct from the main range of the species from southern New England south to the southeastern States and need further study.


Alcona County
Cheboygan County
Crawford County
Iosco County
Kalamazoo County
Lake County
Lenawee County
Livingston County
Manistee County
Mason County
Montcalm County
Montmorency County
Newaygo County
Oceana County
Ogemaw County
Oscoda County
Roscommon County


MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. May 6, 2021.