Occurrence ID (GUID):
Andropogon gerardii Vitman
Rachel Hackett & Hillary Karbowski RHHK803
Date: 28 May 2013
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. 30m southeast of sign, 5m east of trail in Cyperaceae dominated area. Dead and burnt tree to the south. Ground mostly even with puddles, slightly sloped east.
Population - clumped, dead stalks 2m tall rising from clump, new growth less than 40cm tall, common, but not in immediate area, more dead stalks closer to creek.
Record Id: 5a078b2b-807b-42d1-ac71-4b89ce86eca7