Dryopteris x mickelii

type

IMAGE

Simulated Log Fern

fern

hybrid

see discussion under Topics

size(ft)

3

cut

2

decid.

deciduous

garden

not likely

ID tips

Spores aborted.

Basal pinnae narrow a bit at base.

Tendancy to occasional twinning or other deformity, but often normal too

where wet rocky woods

ME

NH

VT
MA
RI
CT
click
T?
0
T?
1
0
0
for key

Comment

Sterile hybrid of D. clintoniana and D. goldiana

Rare. In the summer of 2012, Ray & Don found a small patch growing in the Bear Swamp Reservation in Ashfield MA. This was the first record of this taxon in Massachusetts.

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