Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


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Fern/Fern ally
Perennial

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

Common to uncommon (rare in Coastal Plain)

Look for it on dry outcrops of felsic or intermediate metamorphic and igneous rocks, per Weakley's Flora

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...Dry

LEAVES:
Evergreen
Bipinnate-pinnatifid

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Myriopteris lanosa   FAMILY Pteridaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Cheilanthes lanosa   FAMILY Pteridaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 010-03-002:
Cheilanthes lanosa   FAMILY Pteridaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Gray's Manual of Botany (Fernald, 1950)
Cheilanthes vestita

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Cheilanthes lanosa

 

COMMON NAME:
Hairy Lipfern