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  • Finnish
    • sananjalka
  • French
    • fougère des aigle
  • Scientific Names
    • Pteridium aquilinum
    • Pteris aquilina
  • English
    • Bracken
  • Unknown
    • bracken fern
    • western brackenfern
  • German
    • Adlerfarn
  • Spanish
    • crespillilla
  • Lacandón
    • tzin
  • Vermont Flora Codes
    • PTEAQU
  • Portuguese
    • Feto-do-monte
    • Feiteiro

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Recent observations

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Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

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charlie

Date

September 1, 2015 01:18 PM EDT

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Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

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erikamitchell

Date

July 11, 2015 09:43 AM EDT

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Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

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erikamitchell

Date

July 8, 2015 12:18 PM EDT

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Bracken Fern Pteridium aquilinum var. champlainense

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palmera01

Date

August 26, 2015

Description

Grown in sandy, well-drained soils in dry oak woodland.

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Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

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jwalewski

Date

August 24, 2015 07:15 AM CDT

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Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

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finatic

Date

June 27, 2015 10:46 AM PDT

Description

Tuolumne County, California, US

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trichomanes

Date

August 25, 2015 01:44 PM EDT

Description

Not sure which species- doesn't look like the P. aquilinum we get in TN.

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Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

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erikamitchell

Date

June 21, 2015 02:58 PM EDT

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Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

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jakob

Date

July 27, 2015 02:53 PM CEST

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Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

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larry522

Date

August 23, 2015 04:24 PM EDT

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Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

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trcarlisle

Date

July 31, 2015 07:40 AM BST

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Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

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trcarlisle

Date

July 25, 2015 11:16 AM BST
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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.