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Polystichum braunii
Braun's holly-fern

Distribution: Occurring east of the Cascades crest in Washington, where known only from Pend Oreille County. Alaska to northeastern Washington, east to northern Idaho, also from Great Lakes region to northeastern North America; interruptedly circumboreal.

Habitat: Moist coniferous forest, often where rocky.

Spores: June-October

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Polystichum braunii (Spenner) Fée
Publication: Mém. Foug., 5. Gen. Filic. 278. 1852.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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Additional Resources:

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

WA Flora Checklist: Polystichum braunii checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Polystichum braunii atlas page.

CalPhotos: Polystichum braunii photos.

USDA Plants: Polystichum braunii information.

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