Photos of Phegopteris-connectilis-~-northern-beech-fern

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Phegopteris connectilis ~ northern beech fern



  • Michigan C Value: 5

  • FACU (often FAC)

  • also known as Thelypteris phegopteris

  • shape of frond is distinctive

  • frond has backward leaning habit

  • light–green or yellow–green

  • drooping lower leaflets (pinnae)

  • rich, damp forest floor

  • in northern Michigan, is often found within the edges of forested wetlands and on shallow hummocks in forested wetlands

  • native

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