Page author: David Giblin
Athyrium filix-femina
WTU specimens
Other herbaria

Distribution: Occurring on both sides of the Cascades crest in Washington; Circumboreal; Alaska to California, east across North America to the Atlantic.

Habitat: Common in moist woods and meadows, low to mid-elevations

Spores: May-September

Origin: Native

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Athyrium filix-femina (L.) Roth ex Mertens
Publication: Arch. Bot. (Leipzig). 2(1): 106. 1799.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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ssp. cyclosorum – lady-fern
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Athyrium filix-femina in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Athyrium filix-femina checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Athyrium filix-femina atlas page.

CalPhotos: Athyrium filix-femina photos.

USDA Plants: Athyrium filix-femina information.

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