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Asplenium trichomanes-ramosum

Asplenium trichomanes-ramosum L.

Brightgreen Spleenwort

Aspleniaceae (Spleenwort Family)

Synonym(s): Asplenium viride

USDA Symbol: ASTR10

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), AK (N), CAN (N), GL (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb , Fern
Leaf Retention: Evergreen
Leaf Shape: Linear
Leaf Margin: Entire , Undulate

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Not Applicable
Bloom Notes: Not a flowering plant. Reproduces by spores.


USA: AK , CA , CO , ID , ME , MI , MT , NV , NY , OR , SD , UT , VT , WA , WI , WY
Canada: NB , NS , ON , PE
Native Habitat: Woodland

Growing Conditions

Light Requirement: Shade
Soil Moisture: Moist
Soil pH: Alkaline (pH>7.2)
CaCO3 Tolerance: High

Additional resources

USDA: Find Asplenium trichomanes-ramosum in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Asplenium trichomanes-ramosum in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Asplenium trichomanes-ramosum


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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