Botrychium minganense Vict.
Coefficient of Conservatism: 7
Coefficient of Wetness: 5
Wetness Index: UPL
Physiognomy: Nt Fern

Botrychium minganense D. Drife

A range of habitats, including various forest types, rocky areas, shallow borrow pits, sometimes in open fields; mostly in circumneutral soils.

A relatively tall moonwort, more conspicuous than some in its sparsely vegetated habitats.  The vegetative blade is narrowly ovate to almost linear in outline. The second pair of pinnae are often reduced or missing.


Alcona County
Alger County
Alpena County
Antrim County
Baraga County
Charlevoix County
Cheboygan County
Chippewa County
    Including Drummond Island
Crawford County
Delta County
Emmet County
Gogebic County
Houghton County
Keweenaw County
    Including Isle Royale
Leelanau County
    Including Fox Islands
    Including Manitou Islands
Mackinac County
    Including Bois Blanc, Mackinac, Round Islands
Marquette County
Presque Isle County
Schoolcraft County


MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. July 7, 2022.