Boehmeria cylindrica (L.) Sw.
Common Name: FALSE NETTLE
Coefficient of Conservatism: 5
Coefficient of Wetness: -5
Wetness Index: OBL
Physiognomy: Nt P-Forb

Floodplains and swamps (both deciduous and coniferous), less often in marshes or in upland deciduous forests.

There is considerable variability in amount of pubescence on the stems (sometimes glabrate, often with hooked and straight hairs) and in roughness of leaves.

Locations

Allegan County
Alpena County
Barry County
Benzie County
Berrien County
Branch County
Calhoun County
Cass County
Cheboygan County
Clare County
Clinton County
Eaton County
Genesee County
Grand Traverse County
Gratiot County
Hillsdale County
Ingham County
Iosco County
Isabella County
Jackson County
Kalamazoo County
Kent County
Lake County
Lapeer County
Leelanau County
Lenawee County
Livingston County
Macomb County
Manistee County
Mason County
Mecosta County
Menominee County
Midland County
Missaukee County
Monroe County
Montcalm County
Muskegon County
Newaygo County
Oakland County
Ottawa County
Shiawassee County
St. Clair County
St. Joseph County
Tuscola County
Van Buren County
Washtenaw County
Wayne 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=2753.