Little Goblin Moonwort (Botrychium mormo)


Botrychium Mormo, or more commonly know as Little Goblin Moonwort, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Botrychium. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Botrychium Mormo or Little Goblin Moonwort's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Michigan, Minnesota and Wisconsin.

  • Category: Fern
  • Genus: Botrychium
  • Family: Ophioglossaceae
  • Order: Ophioglossales
  • Class: Filicopsida
  • Division: Pteridophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N) CAN (N)
  • State T/E Status: MI (T) WI (E)
  • State T/E Common Name: MI (goblin moonwort) WI (little goblin moonwort)

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