Tephrosia virginiana (L.) Pers.
Common Name: GOATS-RUE, RABBIT-PEA
Coefficient of Conservatism: 10
Coefficient of Wetness: 5
Wetness Index: UPL
Physiognomy: Nt P-Forb

Sandy barrens, fields, prairie-like areas, and oak-pine savannas.

With its large bicolored flowers it is one of the handsomest wildflowers of dry savannas in southern Michigan.

Locations

Allegan County
Barry County
Berrien County
Calhoun County
Clinton County
Ionia County
Jackson County
Kalamazoo County
Kent County
Livingston County
Mecosta County
Montcalm County
Muskegon County
Newaygo County
Oakland County
Oceana County
St. Joseph 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. December 12, 2017. http://www.michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=1348.