Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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Most habitat and range descriptions were obtained from Weakley's Flora.

Your search found 3 taxa in the family Osmundaceae, Royal Fern family, as understood by Weakley's Flora.

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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Cinnamon Fern
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Osmundastrum cinnamomeum   FAMILY: Osmundaceae
INCLUDING PLANTS National Database: Osmunda cinnamomea var. cinnamomea   FAMILY: Osmundaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Osmunda cinnamomea 007-01-001   FAMILY: Osmundaceae

 

Look for it in bogs, peatlands, pocosins, wet savannas, floodplains, blackwater stream swamps & other wetlands

Common

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Interrupted Fern
Weakley's Flora: (6/30/18) Claytosmunda claytoniana   FAMILY: Osmundaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Osmunda claytoniana   FAMILY: Osmundaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Osmunda claytoniana 007-01-002   FAMILY: Osmundaceae

 

Look for it in upland forests, woodlands, and balds, moist to rather dry

Common in Mountains, rare in Piedmont

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: American Royal Fern
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Osmunda spectabilis   FAMILY: Osmundaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Osmunda regalis var. spectabilis   FAMILY: Osmundaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Osmunda regalis var. spectabilis 007-01-003   FAMILY: Osmundaceae

 

Look for it in bogs, marshes (including tidal), moist forests, floodplains, swamp forests, & other wetlands

Common

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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