Tradescantia ohiensis Raf.
Common Name: COMMON SPIDERWORT
Coefficient of Conservatism: 5
Coefficient of Wetness: 3
Wetness Index: FACU
Physiognomy: Nt P-Forb

Both tetraploid and diploid plants occur in the state, the former chiefly along roadsides and railroads, in open oak forests or borders of forests, on sandy ridges, and similar dry sites; diploids are more frequent in meadows and wet ground although they grow also in dry places. Perhaps escaped from cultivation at some stations, especially northward.

Locations

Alger County
Allegan County
Barry County
Bay County
Berrien County
Branch County
Calhoun County
Cass County
Cheboygan County
Eaton County
Emmet County
Hillsdale County
Ingham County
Jackson County
Kalamazoo County
Kent County
Leelanau County
Lenawee County
Livingston County
Mecosta County
Monroe County
Muskegon County
Newaygo 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. March 25, 2017. http://www.michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=825.