Taxon  Report   6785 
Polystichum californicum  (D. Eaton) Diels
California sword fern, California swordfern
Polystichum californicum, a pteridophyte, is a fern that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
 

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Bloom Period
Communities: Redwood Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest
Family: DRYOPTERIDACEAE  
Genus: Polystichum
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
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Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (POCA25)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 17, 2014).

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