Matricary Grapefern (Botrychium matricariifolium)


Botrychium Matricariifolium, or more commonly know as Matricary Grapefern, 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 Matricariifolium or Matricary Grapefern's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Connecticut, Delaware, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, North Carolina, North Dakota, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Tennessee, Virginia, Vermont 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) SPM (N)
  • State T/E Status: IA (E) IL (E) IN (T) KY (E) NY (EV) RI (SC) TN (SC)
  • State T/E Common Name: IA (matricary grape fern) IL (daisyleaf grape fern) IN (chamomile grape-fern) KY (matricary grapefern) NY (matricary grape fern) RI (daisyleaf grape-fern) TN (chamomile grapefern)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: FACU
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 1(FACU) 2(NI) 3(FACU) 4(FACU) 5(FACU) 8(FACU) 9(FACU)

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