Ferns

 

Order Family Scientific Name Common Name
Hydropteridales Marsileaceae Pilularia americana American Pillwort
Ophioglossales Ophioglossaceae Botrychium biternatum Sparselobe Grapefern


Botrychium dissectum Cutleaf Grapefern


Botrychium jenmanii Dixie Grapefern


Botrychium lunarioides Winter Grapefern


Botrychium virginianum Rattlesnake Fern, Common Grapefern


Ophioglossum crotalophoroides Bulbous Adder's-tongue


Ophioglossum nudicaule var. tenerum Least Adderstongue


Ophioglossum vulgatum var. pycnostichum Southern Adderstongue
Polypodiales Aspleniaceae Asplenium bradleyi Bradley's Spleenwort


Asplenium montanum Mountain Spleenwort


Asplenium pinnatifidum Lobed Spleenwort


Asplenium platyneuron Ebony Spleenwort


Asplenium resiliens Blackstem Spleenwort


Asplenium rhizphyllum Walking Fern


Asplenium trichomanes spp. trichomanes Maidenhair Spleenwort


Asplenium X kentuckiense Spleenwort sp.
Polypodiales Blechnacae Woodwardia areolata Netted Chainfern


Woodwardia virginica Virginia Chainfern
Polypodiales Dennstaedtiaceae Dennstaedtia punctilobula Eastern Hayscented Fern


Pteridium aquilinum Western Brackenfern
Polypodiales Dryopteridaceae Athyrium filix-femina var. asplenioides Asplenium Ladyfern


Cyrtomium fortunei Asian Netvein Hollyfern


Cystopteris protrusa Lowland Bladderfern


Deparia acrostichoides Silver False Spleenwort


Diplazium pycnocarpon Glade Fern


Dryopteris goldiana Goldie's Woodfern


Dryopteris marginalis Marginal Woodfern


Onoclea sensibilis Sensitive Fern


Polystichum acrostichoides Christmas Fern


Woodsia obtusa Bluntlobe Cliff Fern
Polypodiales Hymenophyllaceae Trichomanes petersii Dwarf Bristle Fern
Polypodiales Lygodiaceae Lygodium japonicum Japanese Climbing Fern


Lygodium palmatum American Climbing Fern
Polypodiales Osmundaceae Osmunda cinnamomea Cinnamon Fern


Osmunda regalis Royal Fern
Polypodiales Polypodiaceae Pleopeltis polypodioides var michauxiana Resurrection Fern


Polypodium virginianum Rock Polypody
Polypodiales Pteridaceae Adiantum capillus-veneris Common Maidenhair


Adiantum pedatum Northern Maidenhair


Cheilanthes alabamensis Alabama Lipfern


Cheilanthes lanosa Hairy Lipfern


Cheilanthes tomentosa Woolly Lipfern


Pellaea atropurpurea Purple Cliffbrake


Pteris multifida Spider Brake
Polypodiales Thelypteridaceae Macrothelypteris torresiana Swordfern


Phegopteris hexagonoptera Broad Beechfern


Thelypteris noveboracensis New York Fern


Thelypteris palustris var pubescens Eastern Marsh Fern

 

 

 

 

List was compiled March 2013.

Sources of information:

 


Sweeney, P. W. and D. E. Giannasi. 2000. The Vascular Plant Distribution Atlas of Georgia: Pteridophytes, Gymnosperms, Monocots. (www.plantbio.uga.edu/herbarium/GeorgiaAtlas/; posted June 2007)

 

USDA Plants Database.