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Argyrochosma dealbata (Pursh) Windham
False Cloak Fern, Powdery Cloak Fern, Powdery false cloak fern
Pteridaceae (Maidenhair Fern Family)
Synonym(s): Cheilanthes dealbata, Notholaena dealbata, Pellaea dealbata
USDA Symbol: ARDE5
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Not Applicable
Bloom Notes: Not a flowering plant. Reproduces by spores.
, TX Native Habitat:
Usually found in crevices of limestone and other calcareous rocks of north-central Texas, the Edwards Plateau, and the Trans-Pecos.
Growing ConditionsWater Use: Medium
Light Requirement: Shade
Soil Moisture: Moist
BenefitInteresting Foliage: yes
From the National Organizations Directory
According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is either on display or available from the following:
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
- Austin, TX
Record Last Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: NPC