Ferns near Hammond Pond

 

Sponsor

Newton Conservators

Date

Saturday June 22 2019
Time:11:00 - 1:00

Location

Chestnut Hill, Newton, MA
DIRECTIONS

Bring

Wear long pants.

Bring any fern you would like me to identify.

Description

There is quite a large woods behind the shopping malls on Rt. 9. In the southeast section near Hammond Pond we will look for at least a dozen of our most common native ferns, and see their preferred habitats. We will discuss how to identify each one.

Comments

Virginia Chain fern,

Woodwardia virginica, is a little unusual.

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