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Giant Chainfern (Woodwardia fimbriata)

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  • Giant Chainfern (Woodwardia Fimbriata) http://www.sagebud.com/giant-chainfern-woodwardia-fimbriata/
    Credit: Stan Shebs | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-2.5 CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Giant Chainfern (Woodwardia Fimbriata) http://www.sagebud.com/giant-chainfern-woodwardia-fimbriata/
    Credit: Stan Shebs | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-2.5 CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Giant Chainfern (Woodwardia Fimbriata) http://www.sagebud.com/giant-chainfern-woodwardia-fimbriata/
    Credit: Stan Shebs | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-2.5 CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Giant Chainfern (Woodwardia Fimbriata) http://www.sagebud.com/giant-chainfern-woodwardia-fimbriata/
    Credit: Stan Shebs | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-2.5 CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Giant Chainfern (Woodwardia Fimbriata) http://www.sagebud.com/giant-chainfern-woodwardia-fimbriata/
    Credit: Stan Shebs | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-2.5 CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Giant Chainfern (Woodwardia Fimbriata) http://www.sagebud.com/giant-chainfern-woodwardia-fimbriata/
    Credit: Stan Shebs | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-2.5 CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Giant Chainfern (Woodwardia Fimbriata) http://www.sagebud.com/giant-chainfern-woodwardia-fimbriata/
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  • Giant Chainfern (Woodwardia Fimbriata) http://www.sagebud.com/giant-chainfern-woodwardia-fimbriata/
    Credit: Stickpen | Own work | License: PD
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Woodwardia Fimbriata, or more commonly know as Giant Chainfern, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Woodwardia. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Woodwardia Fimbriata or Giant Chainfern's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Arizona, California, Nevada, Oregon and Washington.

  • Category: Fern
  • Genus: Woodwardia
  • Family: Blechnaceae
  • Order: Polypodiales
  • Class: Filicopsida
  • Division: Pteridophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N) CAN (N)
  • State T/E Status: WA (S)
  • State T/E Common Name: WA (chain-fern)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: FACW FACW+
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 7(FACW) 8(FACW) 9(FACW) 0(FACW+)




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