Eupatorium perfoliatum L.
Jacob Pollock & Rachel Hackett JP28
United States, Michigan, Lenawee, Ives Road Fen
Long and narrow, mostly emergent fen located west of the Raisin River. There are a few stand alone deciduous trees and shrubs and a few pockets of shrub-carr and decidous trees (birch, maple, sumac). Many streams present. Fen is well traveled with worn trails and several marked fence posts. Brush piles, old burn spots, and stumps mark an actively maintained fen. On western border of fen between wooded/bank of Hawthorn to the west and shrub-carr of Salix and Cornus. Skunk cabbage, Carex, and Typha common. Soil very mucky, difficult to walk without getting stuck.
Population - 2-3 clumped together, no more outside of quadrat.
Record Id: 22daded5-75a1-425d-9c4f-33e84b071d60
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