Samolus parviflorus Raf.
Coefficient of Conservatism: 5
Coefficient of Wetness: -5
Wetness Index: OBL
Physiognomy: Nt P-Forb

Stream beds, mudflats, sandbars, river banks; salt marshes, ditches, and wet hollows.

This is one of the few plants apparently characteristic of the few, limited pre-settlement salt marshes in Michigan. Sometimes united with its Eurasian relative as Samolus valerandi L. subsp. parviflorus (Raf.) Hultén.


Allegan County
Arenac County
Berrien County
Clinton County
Genesee County
Gratiot County
Huron County
Ingham County
Ionia County
Jackson County
Kalamazoo County
Kent County
Lapeer County
Lenawee County
Macomb County
Midland County
Monroe County
Muskegon County
Newaygo County
Ottawa County
Sanilac County
St. Clair 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. June 29, 2022.