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Merlin's Grass (Isoetes tegetiformans)

Merlin's Grass (Isoetes Tegetiformans) https://www.sagebud.com/merlins-grass-isoetes-tegetiformans/
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Isoetes Tegetiformans, or more commonly know as Merlin's Grass, is a graminoid of the genus Isoetes. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Isoetes Tegetiformans or Merlin's Grass's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the state of Georgia.

  • Category: Quillwort
  • Genus: Isoetes
  • Family: Isoetaceae
  • Order: Isoetales
  • Class: Lycopodiopsida
  • Division: Lycopodiophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Graminoid
  • Native Status: L48 (N)
  • Federal T/E Status: Endangered
  • Federal T/E Common Name: Merlin's grass
  • State T/E Status: GA (E)
  • State T/E Common Name: GA (mat-forming quillwort)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: OBL
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 2(OBL)





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