Froelichia gracilis (Hook.) Moq.
Common Name: COTTONWEED
Coefficient of Conservatism: *
Coefficient of Wetness: 5
Wetness Index: UPL
Physiognomy: Ad A-Forb

Native west of Michigan, this species has been spreading eastward, almost entirely along railroads. The first Michigan collection was from a railroad in St. Joseph Co. in 1951.

Locations

Berrien County
Dickinson County
St. Joseph 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=84.