Calflora
Taxon  Report   2823    
Dryopteris arguta  (Kaulf.) Maxon
California wood fern,  Coastal wood fern, Shield fern
Dryopteris arguta
© 2003 Michael Charters
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Dryopteris arguta
© 2004 Brent Miller
Dryopteris arguta
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Dryopteris arguta, a pteridophyte, is a fern that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Plant Characteristics
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Dryopteris arguta
© 2003 Michael Charters
Family: DRYOPTERIDACEAE  
Genus: Dryopteris
Communities: (many plant communities)
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Dryopteris arguta
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (DRAR3)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 12, 2018).

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