Saururus cernuus L.
Common Name: LIZARD'S-TAIL
Coefficient of Conservatism: 9
Coefficient of Wetness: -5
Wetness Index: OBL
Physiognomy: Nt P-Forb

Swamps (usually deciduous but sometimes cedar), floodplains, shallow water and mudflats at the borders of streams and ponds. The base of the petiole surrounds the stem, leaving a scar that encircles the stem.


Allegan County
Barry County
Berrien County
Branch County
Cass County
Clinton County
Eaton County
Genesee County
Gratiot County
Hillsdale County
Ingham County
Jackson County
Kalamazoo County
Kent County
Lapeer County
Lenawee County
Mason County
Midland County
Monroe County
Muskegon County
Ottawa County
Shiawassee County
St. Clair County
St. Joseph County
Tuscola 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. May 8, 2021.