Page author: David Giblin
Polystichum kruckebergii
holly fern, Kruckeberg's sword fern fern
WTU specimens
Other herbaria
WTU images

Distribution: Occurring in the Olympics and Cascades mountains in Washington; British Columbia south to California, east to Montana, Idaho, Nevada and Utah.

Habitat: Open slopes, typically among rocks; tolerant of serpentine.

Origin: Native

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Polystichum kruckebergii W.H. Wagner
Publication: Amer. Fern J. 56: 4. 1966. 1966.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
(none provided)
Additional Resources:

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

WA Flora Checklist: Polystichum kruckebergii checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Polystichum kruckebergii atlas page.

CalPhotos: Polystichum kruckebergii photos.

USDA Plants: Polystichum kruckebergii information.

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