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R. W. Smith
An Old World native that is rarely found as a waif in disturbed ground or persisting a few years after cultivation. First collected in 1910 in Tuscola Co. Both sugar beets, a major crop in Michigan, and red beets are forms of this species.
MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. February 23, 2018. http://www.michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=64.