Polypodium vulgare


Common Name: polypody fern
Plant Type:Ferns
Light (original): sun to part shade
Light Requirements: Sun, Part Sun
Height:4 to 12 inches
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Duration:Perennial
Habitat:Woodland Edge
Soil Type:dry to moist, rocky
Soil Moisture:Dry, Mesic
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USDA Zones:3 to 8
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Comments:Small evergreen fern of rock crevices. Forms network of spreading mat-like rhizomes. Leaves are leathery.
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Grow Notes:New name: Polypodium virginianum
Picture Copyright: J.S. Peterson @ USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database