S. plantaginea, Torr. Fl. N. York, II., 284.
Occasionally in damp, grassy places. Titusville, Andover, North Mountain, Tobique and Eel rivers, N.B. (Fowler, Cat.) Windsor, N.S. (Howe.) Halifax, N.S. (Sommers.) In a marshy meadow at Belleville; rich, moist woods at Niagara Falls, Ont. (Macoun.) Gravelly river flat, London; Southampton, Ont. (Burgess.)
(2224.) S. Romanzoviana, Chamisso.
Not uncommon on wet sand or in bogs, along rivers and lakes from the Atlantic to the Pacific. Brigus, Newfoundland. (R. Bell.) New Harbor, Newfoundland. (Rev. A. Waghorne.) Pictou, Truro and Sandpoint, N.S.; Whycocomagh, Cape Breton. (Sommers, Cat.) Siscomb River, Guysboro Co., N.S. (Faribault.) Magdalen Islands. (Richardson.) Ktouchibouguac, Richibucto, Campbellton, King's and St. John's Co's., N.B. (Fowler, Cat.) South West Point, Anti-posti; Big Swamp, Murray, shore of Lake Ontario at Presqu'ile Point, also shore of Lake Huron at Red Bay, Ont. (Macoun.) Sault Ste. Marie. (Mrs. Saunders.) Lake Mistassini, N.E.T., and on Charlton Island, James Bay. (J. M. Macoun.) God's Lake, N. E. of Lake Winnipeg (R. Bell.) Bow River valley at Calgary, and rather common in sand along the Bow River at Silver City, Rocky Mountains; also in Beaver Creek valley, at Six Mile Creek, Selkirk Mountains; common at Cedar Hill, near Victoria, and at Home Lake and Alberni, Vancouver Island. (Macoun.) New Westminster, B.C. (Fletcher.) Queen Charlotte Islands. (Dawson.) Ounalaska. (Rothr. Alask.) Bartlett Bay, Alaska. (Meehan.)
(2225.) S. cernua, Richard. Hook. Fl. II., 202, in part.
The limits of this and the preceding species are not very well defined, and references to this form may in reality belong to the next. Dartmouth and Halifax, N.S. (Lawson & Sommers.) Pictou, N.S. (McKay.) Wet places, Caledonia, Guysboro Co., N.S. (Faribault.) Lobster Bay; Long Point, Mingan, Q. (St. Cyr.) In the neighborhood of bogs, Rivière du Loup, Q. (Thomas.) Cote St. Paul, near Montreal, 1821. (Dr. Holmes.) Lake Flora, Hull, Q. (Fletcher, Fl. Ott.) Moist ground west of Prescott, Ont. (Billings.) The Dell, Ancaster, near Hamilton, Ont. (Logie.) Boggy meadow near the Hop Yard, Belleville, Ont. (Macoun.) Peter's Swamp, near London, Ont. (Burgess. Millman.) Drummond Island and McLeod's Harbor, Georgian Bay. (J. Bell.)
(2226.) S. gracilis, Bigelow. Hook. Fl. II., 202.
Open woods and grassy slopes, not uncommon, but local. Windsor. Halifax, Pictou, Truro and at Oyster Ponds, Guysboro Co., N.S. (Sommers, Cat.) Abundant along the railway cuttings at Truro, N.S. (Macoun.) Roadside, Pictou, N.S. (Burgess.) Caledonia, Guysboro
Co., N.S. (Faribault.) Baie Verte and Petitcodiac, N.B. (Fowler, Cat.) Lobster Bay; Little River, Mingan, Q. (St. Cyr.) Aylmer, Q. (Fletcher, Fl. Ott.) Rocky woodlands west of Brockville, Ont. (Billings.) Sandy soil in woods, valley of the Humber, Toronto. (Burgess.) Sandy plains at Castleton, Ont.; also along Lake Huron, at Red Bay, and abundant in swamps along White River, north of Lake Superior, and also at Rainy Lake, Ont. (Macoun.) Observation Point, Lake Winnipeg. (J. M. Macoun.) From Lake Huron to Fort Franklin, on the Mackenzie River. (Hooker, Fl.)