OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (4/24/22):
Deparia petersenii   FAMILY Athyriaceae   Go to FSUS key


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

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Deparia petersenii

 

COMMON NAME:
Japanese Lady Fern, Japanese false spleenwort


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image of Deparia petersenii, Japanese Lady Fern, 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 OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (4/24/22):
Deparia petersenii   FAMILY Athyriaceae

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

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Deparia petersenii

 

Find by SCIENTIFIC NAME:

3413

Fern/Fern ally
Perennial

Non-native: southeast Asia

Uncommon in Coastal Plain, rare elsewhere in GA-NC-SC

Habitat: swamp forests, wet hammocks, moist banks, disturbed areas, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Deciduous
1-pinnate-pinnatifid

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall

 

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