Raphanus raphanistrum L.
Common Name: WILD RADISH
Coefficient of Conservatism: *
Coefficient of Wetness: 5
Wetness Index: UPL
Physiognomy: Ad A-Forb

A Eurasian weed of dry roadsides, fields, and disturbed ground, first collected in Michigan in 1916 in Washtenaw Co. There is a distinct stalk-like, sterile, 0.5–1 (–1.5) mm long, basal portion of the maturing ovary and fruit, a helpful character for specimens otherwise incomplete or ambiguous.

Locations

Berrien County
Charlevoix County
Cheboygan County
Crawford County
Emmet County
Houghton County
Kalamazoo County
Lenawee County
Luce County
Marquette County
Mecosta County
Monroe County
Muskegon County
Oceana 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 16, 2017. http://www.michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=672.