Taxon  Report   13515    
Pentagramma maxonii  (Kaulf.) Yatsk., Windham & E. Wollenw. (Weath.) Yatsk., Windham & E. Wollenw.
Maxon's gold back fern
Pentagramma maxonii, a pteridophyte, is a fern that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
Genus: Pentagramma
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
JEF: Pentagramma triangularis ssp. maxonii
JEF: Pityrogramma triangularis var. maxonii
More information about  Pentagramma maxonii
Nursery 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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jun 06, 2020).