Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition


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Phegopteris hexagonoptera (Michaux) Fée. Broad Beech Fern. Phen: Apr-Aug. Hab: Mesic to submesic forests. Dist: QC west to ON, WI, and MN, south to Panhandle FL and e. TX.

Origin/Endemic status: Native

Syn: = Ar, Fl1, FNA2, GrPl, Il, K1, K3, K4, Mo1, NE, NY, Pa, Sf, Tn, TxFerns, Va, WH3, WV, Fawcett & Smith (2021), Gilman (2020), Patel, Fawcett, & Gilman (2019); = Dryopteris hexagonoptera – F; = Thelypteris hexagonoptera – C, G, RAB, Tx, W

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image of plant© Keith Bradley