Taxon  Report   959    
Athyrium filix-femina  (L.) Roth  var. cyclosorum  Rupr.
Common lady fern,  Subarctic lady fern, Western lady fern
Athyrium filix-femina var. cyclosorum, a pteridophyte, is a fern that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
Genus: Athyrium
Parent: Athyrium filix-femina
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS other name:
Athyrium filix-femina ssp. cyclosorum

Alternate Names:
JEF: Athyrium filix-femina var. californicum
JEF: Athyrium filix-femina var. sitchense
ICPN: Athyrium filix-femina ssp. cyclosorum
More information about  Athyrium filix-femina var. cyclosorum
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: Mar 28, 2020).