Taxon  Report   6791 
Polystichum lemmonii  L. Underw.
Lemmon's hollyfern,  Lemmon's sword fern
Polystichum lemmonii
© 2015 Dana York
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Polystichum lemmonii
© 2004 Norman Jensen
Polystichum lemmonii
© 2004 Norman Jensen
Polystichum lemmonii, a pteridophyte, is a fern that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Polystichum lemmonii
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Family: DRYOPTERIDACEAE  
Genus: Polystichum
Communities:
Red Fir Forest, Subalpine Forest
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   6 (strict endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Polystichum mohrioides
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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 05, 2016).

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