Taxon  Report   6233 
Pentagramma pallida  (Weath.) G. Yatskievych, Windham & Wollenweber
Silver back fern
Pentagramma pallida
© 2013 Aaron Schusteff
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Pentagramma pallida
© 2011 Barry Breckling
Pentagramma pallida
© 2011 Barry Breckling
Pentagramma pallida, a pteridophyte, is a fern that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Pentagramma pallida
© 2007 Shawn DeCew
Genus: Pentagramma
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Pityrogramma pallida
TJM2 + PLANTS: Pityrogramma triangularis var. pallida
More information about  Pentagramma pallida
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Feb 22, 2018).

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