Page author: David Giblin
Marsilea oligospora
Nelson's pepperwort, Pacific clover-fern water-clover

Distribution: Occurring east of the Cascades crest in Washington; Washington to California, east to Montana, Wyoming, and Utah.

Habitat: Ponds and marshes, in wet depressions in sagebrush and less commonly on river margins.

Spores: June-October

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Marsilea oligospora Goodd.
Publication: Bot. Gaz. 33: 66. 1902.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Marsilea oligospora in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database

WA Flora Checklist: Marsilea oligospora checklist entry

OregonFlora: Marsilea oligospora information

E-Flora BC: Marsilea oligospora atlas page

CalPhotos: Marsilea oligospora photos

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