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Vick, Albert F. W.
Tanacetum bipinnatum ssp. huronense
Tanacetum bipinnatum (L.) Sch. Bip. ssp. huronense (Nutt.) Breitung
Lake Huron tansy
Synonym(s): Chrysanthemum bipinnatum ssp. huronense, Tanacetum huronense, Tanacetum huronense var. bifarium, Tanacetum huronense var. floccosum, Tanacetum huronense var. johannense, Tanacetum huronense var. terrae-novae
USDA Symbol: tabih
Found in northern North America from Alaska across the whole of Canada, south to Maine, Michigan, and Wisconsin in appropriate sandy or gravelly habitat. Fond of sand dunes. Listed as a species of special concern in some Canadian provinces by Canadas SARA (Species at Risk Act) and as of special concern in Maine, threatened in Michigan, and endangered in Wisconsin in the US.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Orange , Yellow
, WI Canada: NL
, SK Native Habitat:
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Sun
Soil Moisture: Dry
Soil Description: Sand
Mr. Smarty Plants says
Native plants of dune erosion control in Michigan
May 30, 2008
We care for Lake Michigan dune near our home in New Buffalo and would like to provide erosion control with native species that will also enhance the beauty of the dune with long lasting flowers. The ...
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Record Last Modified: 2010-10-16
Research By: TWC Staff