Acalypha ostryifolia J. M. Coult.
Common Name: THREE-SEEDED MERCURY
Coefficient of Conservatism: *
Coefficient of Wetness: 5
Wetness Index: UPL
Physiognomy: Ad A-Forb

A native of the southeastern United States, well south of Michigan; this species has weedy tendencies and is spreading northward. First collected in Michigan by R. W. Smith in Lenawee Co. in 2012, where it was forming a large dense patch along the edge of a soybean field.

Locations

Lenawee County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 10, 2017. http://www.michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=2882.