Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


1505

Fern/Fern ally
Perennial

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

Common (uncommon to rare in Coastal Plain)

Look for it in mesic forests, bottomland forests, bogs, submesic forests, per Weakley's Flora

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full sun partial shade shade ...Wet ...Moist ...Variable ...Dry

LEAVES:
Deciduous
Pinnate-pinnatifid
Leaves in tufts near tips of a widely branching creeping rhizome

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer

 

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Monilophytes (ferns): Leptosporangiate Ferns (true ferns): Polypodiales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Parathelypteris noveboracensis   FAMILY Thelypteridaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Thelypteris noveboracensis   FAMILY Thelypteridaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 011-06-003:
Thelypteris noveboracensis   FAMILY Aspidiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Gray's Manual of Botany (Fernald, 1950)
Dryopteris noveboracensis

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Thelypteris noveboracensis

 

COMMON NAME:
New York Fern