Botrychium matricariifolium (Doll) A. Braun
Common Name: DAISY-LEAVED MOONWORT
Synonym: Botrychium acuminatum
Coefficient of Conservatism: 5
Coefficient of Wetness: 3
Wetness Index: FACU
Physiognomy: Nt Fern

Botrychium matricariifolium ex W. H. Wagner slide collection

Fields, forests, in a diversity of habitats, often, but not restricted to sandy acid soils. Our most widespread and frequent Botrychium in forested settings.

This species has a slightly glaucous green color; the vegetative leaf in well developed individuals is more or less bipinnate. Sporangia are turning yellow by about June 10 with spore discharge before July 1 and plant dieback by late summer, except in the north.

 

 

Locations

Alcona County
Alger County
Allegan County
Alpena County
Antrim County
Arenac County
Baraga County
Barry County
Bay County
Benzie County
Berrien County
Charlevoix County
    Including Beaver Island
Cheboygan County
Chippewa County
    Including Drummond Island
Clare County
Crawford County
Delta County
Eaton County
Emmet County
Genesee County
Gladwin County
Gogebic County
Grand Traverse County
Gratiot County
Houghton County
Huron County
Iosco County
Iron County
Jackson County
Kalkaska County
Kent County
Keweenaw County
    Including Isle Royale
Lapeer County
Leelanau County
    Including Fox Islands
    Including Manitou Islands
Livingston County
Luce County
Mackinac County
    Including Bois Blanc, Mackinac, Round Islands
Marquette County
Mason County
Mecosta County
Menominee County
Midland County
Missaukee County
Monroe County
Montcalm County
Montmorency County
Muskegon County
Oakland County
Ogemaw County
Ontonagon County
Osceola County
Oscoda County
Otsego County
Ottawa County
Presque Isle County
Saginaw County
Sanilac County
Schoolcraft County
St. Clair County
Van Buren County
Washtenaw County
Wayne County
Wexford County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 16, 2017. http://www.michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=1781.