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Pecluma dispersa (Widespread polypody)
Cressler, Alan

Pecluma dispersa

Pecluma dispersa (A.M. Evans) M.G. Price

Widespread Polypody, Widespread Rockcap Fern

Polypodiaceae (Polypody Family)

Synonym(s): Polypodium dispersum

USDA Symbol: PEDI8

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), PR (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb , Fern
Size Notes: To about 28 inches in height.
Size Class: 0-1 ft. , 1-3 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Not Applicable
Bloom Notes: Non-flowering, spore-producing plant. Sporulates year-round.



Additional resources

USDA: Find Pecluma dispersa in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Pecluma dispersa in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Pecluma dispersa


Record Modified: 2015-03-31
Research By: JAM

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