Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


4139

Fern/Fern ally

Non-native: Japan, China & Korea
Documented growing wild in GA NC -

Look for it in suburban woodlands, per Weakley's Flora

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partial shade shade ...Moist

LEAVES:
Evergreen (semi-evergreen in cold climates)
Pinnate-pinnatifid

RHIZOMES? STOLONS?
Cespitose [growing in dense tufts, clumping]

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall

 

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Monilophytes (ferns): Leptosporangiate Ferns (true ferns): Polypodiales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Dryopteris erythrosora   FAMILY Dryopteridaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Autumn Fern, Japanese Red Shield Fern, Japanese Shield Fern


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