Chloris verticillata Nutt.
Common Name: WINDMILL GRASS
Coefficient of Conservatism: *
Coefficient of Wetness: 5
Wetness Index: UPL
Physiognomy: Ad P-Grass

Roadsides, disturbed soil, adventive from the southwest and first collected in Michigan in 1962 in Lenawee Co. The spikelets consist of one bisexual floret and one sterile floret. The mature inflorescence acts as a tumbleweed.

Locations

Berrien County
Lenawee County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 18, 2017. http://www.michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=2051.