Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


  Cheilanthes lanosa (Michx.) D.C.Eaton image
Photographer: Michael A. Rosenthal           

from USDA Plants Website
Family Pteridaceae
Cheilanthes lanosa (Michx.) D.C.Eaton
hairy lip fern, woolly lip fern
Cheilanthes: from Greek cheilos, "a lip," and anthos, "flower," in reference to the form of the membranous covering (indusium) of the spore-bearing parts
lanosa: wooly
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Status: Native
Plant: perennial fern
(Glossary)

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Synonyms 
Cheilanthes vestita (Spreng.) Sw.
Nephrodium lanosum Michx.

         
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