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Christopher Noll

Christopher Noll

Christopher Noll

Christopher Noll
Family Dryopteridaceae
Woodsia obtusa (Spreng.) Torr. subsp. obtusa
blunt-lobe cliff fern, blunt-lobed woodsia
Woodsia: for Joseph Woods, English botanist
obtusa: from Latin obtus meaning "dull or blunt"
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Status: Native
Plant: perennial fern
Habitat: shaded rocks

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