Blechnaceae

From Natural History of Southeast Alaska
Jump to: navigation, search


Family: Blechnaceae

Group: Vascular Plant, Species

Scientific NameCommon NameSummary
Blechnum spicantDeer FernFairly Common evergreen rosette forming fern found in forests and occasionally in shady open areas. Expected throughout the region, though there are fewer collections in the Arctos database from the northern areas. Whether this is indicative of lesser (more scattered) occurrence, or an artifact of collection effort is unclear.