Taxon  Report   6791    
Polystichum lemmonii  Underw.
Lemmon's hollyfern,  Lemmon's sword fern
Polystichum lemmonii, a pteridophyte, is a fern that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
Genus: Polystichum
Serpentine affinity: 6; (strict endemic)

Communities: Red Fir Forest, Subalpine Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Polystichum mohrioides
More information about  Polystichum lemmonii
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora


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: Feb 22, 2020).