Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


4213

Fern/Fern ally
Perennial

Native to southwestern US [with newly discovered disjunct in SC]
Documented growing wild in - - -

map
To see a detailed map, click here

 

...Dry

LEAVES:
Evergreen?
Blade pedately divided into 3 main segments, these deeply pinnate-pinnatifid

RHIZOMES? STOLONS?
Rhizomes prostrate, long-creeping, often branched

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall

 

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



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

PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Bommeria hispida   FAMILY Pteridaceae

(?) Flora of North America
Bommeria hispida

(?) Gymnopteris hispida

 

COMMON NAME:
Copper Fern