Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


4019

Fern/Fern ally
Perennial

Native: Florida, then southward thru West Indies, Mexico, Central & South Americ
Documented growing wild in - - -

Look for it in swamps, wet hammocks, per Weakley's Flora

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...Wet

LEAVES:
Deciduous
3-4x pinnate-pinnatifid

FRUIT:
Winter/Spring/Summer/Fall

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Hypolepis repens   FAMILY Dennstaedtiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Hypolepis repens   FAMILY Dennstaedtiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Hypolepis repens

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Hypolepis repens

 

COMMON NAME:
Creeping Bramble Fern