Eclipta prostrata (L.) L.
Common Name: YERBA DE TAJO
Coefficient of Conservatism: *
Coefficient of Wetness: -3
Wetness Index: FACW
Physiognomy: Ad A-Forb

Apparently a native American plant of weedy habit in moist ground, but not collected in Michigan until 1949. Now at least, locally frequent in the Lake Erie area on muddy banks and shores, railroad ballast, and grassy hollows.


Lenawee County
Monroe County
Oakland County
Washtenaw County
Wayne County


MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 2, 2022.