Taxon  Report   761 
Aspidotis densa  (Brackenr.) Lellinger
Cliffbrake, Indian's dream, Lace fern
Aspidotis densa, a pteridophyte, is a fern that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
 

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 Plant Characteristics
 and Associations



Bloom Period
Communities: Northern Oak Woodland, Douglas-Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest
Habitat: ridges [Walker]
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   3.4 (strong indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
Family: PTERIDACEAE  
Genus: Aspidotis
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Cheilanthes siliquosa
PLANTS: Cryptogramma densa
PLANTS: Onychium densum
PLANTS: Pellaea densa
 Information about  Aspidotis densa  from other sources:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (ASDE6)

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 22, 2014).

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