OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Deparia petersenii   FAMILY Athyriaceae


SYNONYMOUS WITH (ORTHOGRAPHIC VARIANT) PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Deparia petersonii   FAMILY Dryopteridaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH (MISAPPLIED) -
Deparia japonica

SYNONYMOUS WITH (MISAPPLIED) -
Diplazium japonicum

 

COMMON NAME:
Japanese false spleenwort


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image of Deparia petersenii, Japanese false spleenwort

JK Marlow    jkm100313_082

March    Gadsden County    FL

Angus Gholson Nature Park

Blade ovate-lanceolate, abruptly narrowed to an acuminate, pinnatifid apex, per Flora of North America.

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Deparia petersenii   FAMILY Athyriaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH (ORTHOGRAPHIC VARIANT) PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Deparia petersonii   FAMILY Dryopteridaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH (MISAPPLIED) -
Deparia japonica

SYNONYMOUS WITH (MISAPPLIED) -
Diplazium japonicum

 

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3413

Fern/Fern ally
Perennial

Non-native: southeast Asia

Documented growing wild in GA - -

Uncommon, introduced & naturalized in the Southeast

Look for it in swamp forests, disturbed areas, per Weakley's Flora

map
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LEAVES:
Deciduous
1-pinnate-pinnatifid

FRUIT:

 

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