Spergula arvensis L.
Common Name: SPURREY
Coefficient of Conservatism: *
Coefficient of Wetness: 5
Wetness Index: UPL
Physiognomy: Ad A-Forb

A European weed, local in North America and not widespread in Michigan, where it has been collected in various disturbed sites, including fields, gardens, roadsides, and railroads. First collected in 1880 in Ingham Co.


Alpena County
Baraga County
Cheboygan County
Chippewa County
Crawford County
Emmet County
Genesee County
Gogebic County
Houghton County
Ingham County
Iosco County
Iron County
Keweenaw County
Luce County
Marquette County
Midland County
Ontonagon County
Schoolcraft County
St. Clair County


MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. May 25, 2022. https://michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=789.