Vascular Plants - Blechnaceae - Blechnum:
Blechnum spicant
Page Author: David Giblin
deer fern 
Habit: herb
Duration: perennial
Origin: Native
Distribution: British Columbia to California, chiefly west of the Cascades, occasionally to northern Idaho
Habitat: Wet areas in shade, sea level to mid-elevations
Accepted Name:
Blechnum spicant (L.) Sm.
Synonyms:
Blechnum spicant (L.) Sm. ssp. nipponicum (Kunze) A. Löve & D. Löve
Struthiopteris spicant (L.) Weiss

Treated in Flora of the PNW as:
Blechnum spicant
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria Specimens: View list of all Blechnum spicant specimens in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WTU Herbarium Specimens: View list of Blechnum spicant specimens in the WTU Herbarium database.

Washington Flora Checklist: Blechnum spicant treatment.

E-Flora BC: Blechnum spicant atlas page.

CalPhotos: Blechnum spicant images.

USDA Plants Database: Blechnum spicant.
Additional photographs of Blechnum spicant:
(click on a thumbnail to view larger photo)

Clayton J. Antieau

Ben Legler, 2004

Ben Legler, 2004

Jim Riley

Ben Legler, 2004

Ben Legler, 2004

Bud Kovalchik

Bud Kovalchik

Bud Kovalchik

Rod Gilbert

Al Dodson, 2007

Clayton J. Antieau, 2008

G. D. Carr

Paul Slichter, 2005

G. D. Carr, 2010

G. D. Carr, 2010

G. D. Carr, 2010

G. D. Carr, 2010

G. D. Carr, 2010

G. D. Carr, 2010

G. D. Carr, 2010

Susan McDougall, 2011

Susan McDougall, 2014

Susan McDougall, 2014

Susan McDougall, 2014

Brian Luther, 2016

Julia Bent, 2009

Julia Bent, 2009
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