Page author: David Giblin
Botrychium montanum
western goblin, mountain moonwort

Distribution: Occurring on both sides of the Cascades crest in Washington; Alaska to California, east to Montana

Habitat: Moist duff under Thuja plicata or Calocedrus decurrens, occasionally also fens and moist subalpine meadows.

Spores: June-September

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Botrychium montanum W.H. Wagner
Publication: Amer. Fern J. 71: 29. 1981.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Botrychium montanum in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database

WA Flora Checklist: Botrychium montanum checklist entry

OregonFlora: Botrychium montanum information

E-Flora BC: Botrychium montanum atlas page

CalPhotos: Botrychium montanum photos

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