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Thelypteris palustrisThelypteris palustris

marsh fern

Photograph(s) by*: UWI RWF

Characteristics

Height: 2-3'
Flowers:
Fruit: Jun.-Oct.

Conditions *

Light: Full sun Partial shade
Moisture: Moist Wet
Soil pH:
Soil type: Clay Loamy Sandy

Habitat

swamps, bogs, wet fields or thickets, fresh tidal and nontidal marshes, wooded streambanks

Native to

Region: Coastal Piedmont Mountain *
States: MD DE NY PA VA WV

Wildlife

Songbird Small mammal *

Notes

spreads

Groundcover



 Publication by USFWS BayScapes Conservation Landscaping Program
http://www.nps.gov/plants/pubs/chesapeake/plant/200.htm
Last updated: 1 October 2004