Taxon  Report   9718 
Athyrium filix-femina  (L.) Roth
common ladyfern
Athyrium filix-femina, 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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 Plant Characteristics
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Athyrium filix-femina
© 2007 Louis-M. Landry
Athyrium filix-femina
© 2008 Louis-M. Landry
Communities:
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: WOODSIACEAE   (PLANTS: DRYOPTERIDACEAE)
Genus: Athyrium
Subspecies and Varieties:
Athyrium filix-femina var. cyclosorum
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Athyrium filix-femina  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (ATFI)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jun 30, 2015).

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