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Dryopteris goldieana

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Plant types and subtypes: Ferns

Light Requirements: part-shade, shade

Water Use: medium

Soil Moisture: moist

Soil Description: acid, rich, loam, clay, sand

Height: 3'-4'

Leaf Color: green

Hardiness Zone: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

Additional Tags: colonizing, deer resistant, ornamental foliage, shade garden plant, woodland plant

Dryopteris goldieana (Goldie's woodfern)
  • Dryopteris goldieana (Goldie's woodfern)

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Description

Dryopteris goldieana

Also known as:

Goldie's woodfern

,

Goldie's shield fern

,

giant wood fern

Scientific Synonyms:

Dryopteris goldiana

Native Range & Classification

Recorded County Distribution: USDA data

Native Range:
AL, AR, CT, DC, DE, GA, IA, IL, IN, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, NC, NH, NJ, NY, OH, PA, RI, SC, TN, VA, VT, WI, WV

USDA Endangered Status:

  • Exploitably Vulnerable: NY
  • Special Concern: CT, ME
  • Threatened: NH

Classification

Kingdom Plantae Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta Vascular plants
Superdivision Seed plants
Division Pteridophyta
Class Filicopsida
Subclass
Order Polypodiales
Family Dryopteridaceae Wood Fern family
Genus Dryopteris woodfern
Species Dryopteris goldieana Goldie's woodfern