Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3636

Fern/Fern ally

Native to North Carolina & Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA NC -

Rare

Look for it on dry outcrops of limestone, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Evergreen
Bipinnate to bipinnate-pinnatifid

RHIZOMES? STOLONS?
Rhizomes short-creeping

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall

 

TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!



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

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

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Cheilanthes alabamensis   FAMILY Pteridaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 010-10-001:
Cheilanthes alabamensis   FAMILY Pteridaceae

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

 

COMMON NAME:
Alabama Lipfern