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Weft Fern (Trichomanes intricatum)


Trichomanes Intricatum, or more commonly know as Weft Fern, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Trichomanes. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Trichomanes Intricatum or Weft Fern's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Alabama, Connecticut, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Maryland, North Carolina, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and Vermont.

  • Category: Fern
  • Genus: Trichomanes
  • Family: Hymenophyllaceae
  • Order: Polypodiales
  • Class: Filicopsida
  • Division: Pteridophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N)
  • State T/E Status: CT (SC) MA (E) NJ (E) NY (E)
  • State T/E Common Name: CT (Appalachian gametophyte) MA (weft bristle-fern) NJ (weft fern) NY (filmy fern)

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