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Erigeron pulchellus Michx.
Common Name: ROBIN'S-PLANTAIN
Coefficient of Conservatism: 5
Coefficient of Wetness: 3
Wetness Index: FACU
Physiognomy: Nt P-Forb

Erigeron pulchellus B. S. Walters

Oak and jack pine savannas, etc., doing well after fire; banks, often moist, as above fens, lakes, and other wet areas; meadows, openings in deciduous forests.

The stems often tend to be even more pubescent at the base than in E. philadelphicus. Heads average fewer than in E. philadelphicus, and are quite showy. The plants are stoloniferous and colonial, while E. philadelphicus is clumping.

Locations

Alcona County
Berrien County
Calhoun County
Cass County
Clinton County
Gratiot County
Hillsdale County
Ingham County
Jackson County
Kalamazoo County
Kent County
Lake County
Lenawee County
Livingston County
Macomb County
Manistee County
Menominee County
Newaygo County
Oakland County
Oceana County
Oscoda County
Ottawa County
St. Clair County
Van Buren County
Washtenaw County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. January 31, 2023. https://michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=319.