Botrychium lanceolatum (Gmel.) Angstr.
FamilyOphioglossaceae — APG family: Ophioglossaceae
SynonymsOsmunda lanceolata Gmel.
DescriptionLight-green, triangular sterile blade borne high on stem; pinnae longer than wide, basal pinnae with distinct midrib often bipinnate, or with several deep in- cisions; fertile blade short, much branched.
EcologyUsually very scattered. Grassy slopes, alpine meadows. Described from Europe.
Broken line on circumpolar map indicates range of var. angustisegméntum, which may be distinguished by its narrower, more widely spaced segments.
Hultén's Flora About

This is a digital representation of Eric Hultén’s ‘Flora of Alaska and Neighboring Territories: A Manual of the Vascular Plants’, which was published by Stanford University Press in 1968. The book was digitized by C. Webb (at UAMN) as part of the Flora of Alaska project, with funding by the US NSF (Grant 1759964 to Ickert-Bond & Webb), and with permission of Stanford University Press. Data and images © 1968 Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Jr. Univ. Usage licence: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0. NB: You may find OCR errors; please refer to the hard-copy if in doubt.