Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


  Dryopteris marginalis (L.) A.Gray image
Photographer: Emmet J. Judziewicz           

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Christopher Noll

Christopher Noll

Christopher Noll

Christopher Noll

Christopher Noll

Robert W. Freckmann

Robert W. Freckmann

Tim Kessenich
Family Dryopteridaceae
Dryopteris marginalis (L.) A.Gray
marginal shield fern, marginal wood fern
Dryopteris: from 2 Greek words drys, "oak," and pteris, "fern," possibly referring to the plant's habitat
marginalis: alluding to the margins of the leaves
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Status: Native
Plant: perennial fern
Habitat: rocky slopes
(Glossary)

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Flora of North America (off site)
Synonyms 
Aspidium marginale (L.) Sw.
Polypodium marginale L.
Thelypteris marginalis (L.) Nieuwl.

         
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