Cuscuta campestris Yuncker
Common Name: FIELD DODDER
Coefficient of Conservatism: 10
Coefficient of Wetness: 0
Wetness Index: FAC
Physiognomy: Nt A-Vine
Status: SC

Considered an important pest on field crops, such as clover, alfalfa, and sugar beets in Michigan, but also apparently on Impatiens, Chamaedaphne, and Bidens.

Some authors have included this species in C. pentagona.

Locations

Calhoun County
Kalamazoo County
Macomb County
Oakland County
Washtenaw County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 11, 2017. http://www.michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=850.