Spartina gracilis Trin.
Common Name: ALKALI CORDGRASS
Coefficient of Conservatism: *
Coefficient of Wetness: -3
Wetness Index: FACW
Physiognomy: Ad P-Grass

Spartina gracilis flowering spike J. Morefield flowering spike

An adventive halophyte from the west, collected in 1995 by A. A. Reznicek in a freeway median in Washtenaw Co. This is a much smaller plant than S. pectinata with narrower leaves usually less than 5 mm wide.

Locations

Washtenaw County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 13, 2017. http://www.michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=2225.