Taxon  Report   6792 
Polystichum lonchitis  (L.) Roth
holly fern, northern hollyfern
Polystichum lonchitis, a pteridophyte, is a fern (rhizomatous) that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 3 (review list).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

 

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 Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Communities: Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Red Fir Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: DRYOPTERIDACEAE  
Genus: Polystichum
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Polystichum mohrioides var. lemmonii
 Information about  Polystichum lonchitis  from other sources:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (POLO4)

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 21, 2014).

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