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Bidens frondosa L.
Rachel Hackett & Hillary Karbowski RHHK797
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. In southern portion of fen, south of large Typha angustifolia and Phragmites area. In more shrubby area with evidence of burn piles. Area may have been burned several years ago. Dominated by Symplocarpus foetidus, asters, and various shrubs. Ground moist and uneven but not hummocky.
Population - common, 3-5 individuals per 1m2, only a few leaves each, found near Symplocarpus foetidus, Carex stipata, and C. granularis.
Record Id: 7f6eaa5a-ee25-4e91-9019-1fceba46d621