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Taxon:Cornus sericea L. Family: Cornaceae
Rachel Hackett & Hillary Karbowski
United States, Michigan, Livingston, Spring Mill Creek Fen
231 meters (758ft)
Prairie fen runs along Spring Mill Creek. Edges are wooded with oaks. Horribly overgrown with many large areas that were marked as fen, now dense shrub carr. 200m from northern border in the handle of the fen. 70m from woods on eastern side of handle. Dense with Toxicodendron vernix (0-4 per m2). Ground hummocky and moist, Carex dominant with Rosaceae, Cornus, Toxicodendron vernix, and Solidago.
Population - 0.7-3m. Some with fruits.