Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


  Dryopteris goldiana (Hook. ex Goldie) A.Gray image
Photographer: Tim Kessenich           

Botanical Illustration

Emmet J. Judziewicz

Hugh H. Iltis

Christopher Noll

Christopher Noll

Christopher Noll

Christopher Noll

Christopher Noll

Christopher Noll

Christopher Noll

Paul Drobot

Tim Kessenich
Family Dryopteridaceae
Dryopteris goldiana (Hook. ex Goldie) A.Gray
giant wood fern, Goldie's fern, Goldie's wood fern
Dryopteris: from 2 Greek words drys, "oak," and pteris, "fern," possibly referring to the plant's habitat
goldiana: for John Goldie (1793-1886), its discoverer
County distribution map- click for detailed distribution maps.
Detailed Distribution:
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Status: Native
Plant: perennial fern
Habitat: rich deciduous woods
(Glossary)

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Flora of North America (off site)
Synonyms 
Aspidium goldianum Hook. ex Goldie
Thelypteris goldiana (Hook. ex Goldie) Nieuwl.

         
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