Calflora
Taxon  Report   6234    
Pentagramma triangularis  (Kaulf.) Yatsk., Windham & E. Wollenw.
Gold back fern,   Goldenback fern
Pentagramma triangularis, a pteridophyte, is a fern that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in western North America.
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Bloom Period
Family: Pteridaceae  
Genus: Pentagramma
Subspecies and Varieties:

Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub, Creosote Bush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, many plant communities)
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEFPentagramma triangularis ssp. semipallida
JEFPityrogramma triangularis var. triangularis
More information about  Pentagramma triangularis

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]. 2021. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 03/08/2021).