Monarda punctata L.
Common Name: DOTTED MINT, HORSE MINT
Coefficient of Conservatism: 4
Coefficient of Wetness: 5
Wetness Index: UPL
Physiognomy: Nt P-Forb

Sand dunes, sandy fields and relic prairies, oak and pine savanna; also along roadsides, railroads, and disturbed places; seems to do well with some disturbance. Presumably native in western Michigan as far north as dunes in Leelanau Co.; quite probably adventive elsewhere.

Locations

Alcona County
Allegan County
Alpena County
Antrim County
Barry County
Benzie County
Berrien County
Calhoun County
Charlevoix County
Chippewa County
Crawford County
Emmet County
Grand Traverse County
Iosco County
Isabella County
Jackson County
Kalamazoo County
Kalkaska County
Kent County
Lake County
Leelanau County
    Including Manitou Islands
Lenawee County
Manistee County
Mason County
Mecosta County
Midland County
Missaukee County
Monroe County
Montcalm County
Muskegon County
Newaygo County
Oakland County
Oceana County
Ontonagon County
Osceola County
Ottawa County
Saginaw County
Schoolcraft County
St. Clair County
Tuscola County
Van Buren County
Washtenaw County
Wayne County
Wexford County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 17, 2017. http://www.michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=1575.