Taxon  Report   2598 
Cyrtomium falcatum  (L. f.) C. Presl
Hollyfern,  Japanese netvein hollyfern
Cyrtomium falcatum
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Cyrtomium falcatum
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Cyrtomium falcatum
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Cyrtomium falcatum, a pteridophyte, is a fern that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Cyrtomium falcatum
© 2009 Zoya Akulova
Genus: Cyrtomium
escaped cultivar
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Polystichum falcatum
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 25, 2016).

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