Polystichum imbricans
imbricate sword-fern, rock sword-fern
WTU specimens
Other herbaria

Distribution: Cascades of central Washington south to California, and in the Olympics; sometimes on serpentine

Habitat: Dry, rocky places, open areas and open woods, at mid-elevations

Origin: Native

Conservation Status: Not of concern

Description:

[none provided]


Accepted Name:
Polystichum imbricans (D.C. Eaton) D.H. Wagner
Publication: Pteridologia. 1: 50. 1979.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
(none provided)
Infraspecies:
ssp. imbricans – imbricate sword-fern, rock sword-fern
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Polystichum imbricans in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Polystichum imbricans checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Polystichum imbricans atlas page.

CalPhotos: Polystichum imbricans photos.

USDA Plants: Polystichum imbricans information.

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