Xyris torta Sm.
Coefficient of Conservatism: 10
Coefficient of Wetness: -5
Wetness Index: OBL
Physiognomy: Nt P-Forb

Xyris torta A. A. Reznicek

Moist to wet sandy shores and swales.

While the scapes in all our species of Xyris are ± twisted, they are especially so in this species.


Barry County
Berrien County
Ionia County
Iosco County
Kalamazoo County
Kent County
Lake County
Monroe County
Muskegon County
Newaygo County
Oakland County
St. Joseph County
Van Buren County
Wayne County


MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. September 28, 2021. https://michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=2815.