Androsace occidentalis Pursh
Coefficient of Conservatism: 6
Coefficient of Wetness: 5
Wetness Index: UPL
Physiognomy: Nt A-Forb
Status: E
Androsace occidentalis A. A. Reznicek

A tiny annual of early spring (blooming in April), near the eastern edge of its range in Michigan. It is a species of dry open ground, superficially similar to some of the early flowering Brassicaceae of similar habitat, but with very inconspicuous flowers. Collected in 1899 and 1931 at Niles.


Berrien County


MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. March 22, 2018.