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Botrychium campestre

Botrychium campestre W.H. Wagner & Farrar

Iowa Moonwort

Ophioglossaceae (Adder's-Tongue Family)


USDA Symbol: BOCA5

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb , Fern

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Not Applicable
Bloom Notes: This is a non-flowering plant that reproduces by spores.


USA: CO , IA , MI , MN , MT , ND , NE , NY , OR , SD , WA , WI , WY
Canada: MB , NB , ON , SK

Additional resources

USDA: Find Botrychium campestre in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Botrychium campestre in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Botrychium campestre


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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