Taxon  Report   10674    
Psilotum nudum  (L.) P. Beauv.
Whisk fern
Psilotum nudum
© 2010 Barry Rice
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Psilotum nudum
© 2017 Ron Vanderhoff
Psilotum nudum
© 2010 Barry Rice
Psilotum nudum, a whisk-fern, is a perennial herb that is not native to California.

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Psilotum nudum
© 2017 Ron Vanderhoff
Genus: Psilotum
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

More information about  Psilotum nudum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 21, 2019).