Lechea stricta Leggett ex Britton. Phen: May-Jul. Hab: Dry sandy woodlands, prairies, lakeshores. Dist: S. MI, Upper Peninsula of MI, MN and sw. ON, ND, south to ne. OH, sc. IN, s, IL, IA, and NE. This taxon is primarily midwestern in its distribution, having only been collected once in our region in s. IL (Monroe County) by Robert Evers in 1949 (P. Marcum, pers. comm., 2022).
Origin/Endemic status: Native
Synonymy: = C, FNA6, Il, K3, K4, Mi