Sagina nodosa (L.) Fenzl
Common Name: PEARLWORT
Coefficient of Conservatism: 10
Coefficient of Wetness: 3
Wetness Index: FACU
Physiognomy: Nt P-Forb
Status: T

Characteristically in crevices of rocks very near the edge of Lake Superior, where the spray from waves keeps the plants moist.

A northern species, the native North American plants distinguished as the glabrous subsp. borealis Crow, and ranging from Newfoundland and Labrador to Great Slave Lake, south to New England and Lake Superior.


Keweenaw County
    Including Isle Royale


MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. January 23, 2021.