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  • Portuguese
    • Feiteiro
    • Feto-do-monte
  • Scientific Names
    • Pteridium aquilinum
    • Pteris aquilina
  • English
    • Bracken
  • Unknown
    • bracken fern
  • German
    • Adlerfarn
  • Spanish
    • crespillilla
  • Lacandón
    • tzin
  • Vermont Flora Codes
    • PTEAQU

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

electralyman

Date

July 23, 2014

Description

Only one frond, infertile. Over 6 inches in length.

Photos / Sounds

What

bracken fern Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

zeliah

Date

July 23, 2014

Description

4 in the area, in a redwood forest.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

bracken fern Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

joseph_capriola

Date

July 24, 2014

Description

found in a redwood under story. No other bracken ferns in a large area

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

charlie

Date

July 27, 2014 01:44 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bracken Fern Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

trevorhorvatin

Date

July 28, 2014 01:18 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

metsa

Date

July 27, 2014 11:35 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

bracken fern Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

mytilludie

Date

July 23, 2014

Description

No sori.

Photos / Sounds

What

Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

aztekium

Date

July 23, 2014 03:51 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

bracken fern Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

saraha

Date

July 22, 2014

Description

Fern found in square coordinate in redwood undergrowth. Fern had 1 frond, no other ferns found within 2 meter radius.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

mareastra

Date

July 19, 2014 03:20 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

manesalinas

Date

March 18, 2010

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

hairy brackenfern Pteridium aquilinum var. pubescens

Observer

faerthen

Date

July 18, 2014 03:49 PM PDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Pteridium aquilinum (bracken, brake or common bracken), also known as "eagle fern," is a species of fern occurring in temperate and subtropical regions in both hemispheres. The extreme lightness of its spores has led to its global distribution.

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Conservation Summary

No range data available.