Buglossoides arvensis (L.) I. M. Johnst.
Synonym: Lithospermum arvense
Coefficient of Conservatism: *
Coefficient of Wetness: 5
Wetness Index: UPL
Physiognomy: Ad A-Forb

Lithospermum arvense of Michigan Flora.

Introduced from Eurasia and collected in Michigan as early as 1844 (Macomb Co.). Usually in dry, sandy, disturbed ground, especially fields (cultivated or weedy), roadsides, and railroads.


Alpena County
Berrien County
Branch County
Calhoun County
Cheboygan County
Clinton County
Eaton County
Genesee County
Gratiot County
Hillsdale County
Ingham County
Ionia County
Isabella County
Jackson County
Kalamazoo County
Kent County
Lenawee County
Livingston County
Macomb County
Mecosta County
Monroe County
Oakland County
Ottawa County
Saginaw County
Sanilac County
St. Clair County
St. Joseph 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 22, 2021. https://michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=566.