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Botrychium paradoxum
paradox moonwort, two-spiked moonwort

Distribution: Occurring east of the Cascades crest in Washington; southern Canada to Utah and Colorado, w to central Washington, northeast Oregon, and disjunct in California.

Habitat: Montane to subalpine meadows.

Spores: June-August

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Threatened in Washington (WANHP)


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Accepted Name:
Botrychium paradoxum W.H. Wagner
Publication: Amer. Fern J. 71: 24. 1981.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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Additional Resources:

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

WA Flora Checklist: Botrychium paradoxum checklist entry.

OregonFlora: Botrychium paradoxum information.

E-Flora BC: Botrychium paradoxum atlas page.

CalPhotos: Botrychium paradoxum photos.

USDA Plants: Botrychium paradoxum information.

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