Flora of Vermont              
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  Scientific Name Parents Common Name
   Adiantum aleuticum Aleutian Maidenhair
   Adiantum pedatum Northern Maidenhair
   Adiantum viridimontanum Green Mountain Maidenhair
   Asplenium x clermontae Asplenium ruta-muraria x A. trichomanes Miss Woolson's Spleenwort
   Asplenium x ebenoides Scott's Spleenwort
   Asplenium montanum Mountain Spleenwort
   Asplenium platyneuron Ebony Spleenwort
   Asplenium rhizophyllum Walking Fern
   Asplenium ruta-muraria Wall Rue
   Asplenium trichomanes ssp. quadrivalens Maidenhair Spleenwort
   Asplenium trichomanes nssp. lusaticum Maidenhair Spleenwort
   Asplenium trichomanes ssp. trichomanes Maidenhair Spleenwort
   Asplenium viride Green Spleenwort
   Athyrium angustum Lady Fern
   Botrychium ascendens Upswept Moonwort
   Botrychium campestre Prairie Moonwort
   Botrychium lanceolatum ssp. angustisegmentum Narrow Triangle Moonwort
   Botrychium matricariifolium Daisy-leaved Moonwort
   Botrychium minganense Mingan Moonwort
   Botrychium simplex Least Moonwort
   Botrychium spathulatum Spatulate Moonwort
   Botrychium tenebrosum Shade-loving Moonwort
   Botrypus virginianus Rattlesnake Fern
   Cryptogramma stelleri Slender Cliffbrake
   Cystopteris bulbifera Bulblet Bladder Fern
   Cystopteris fragilis Fragile Fern
   Cystopteris x (not named) Cystopteris fragilis x C. tenuis
   Cystopteris laurentiana Laurentian Bladder Fern
   Cystopteris tenuis Slender Fragile Fern
   Dendrolycopodium dendroideum Prickly Tree Clubmoss
   Dendrolycopodium hickeyi Hickey's Tree Clubmoss
   Dendrolycopodium obscurum Flat-branched Tree Clubmoss
   Dennstaedtia punctilobula Hay-scented Fern
   Deparia acrostichoides Silvery Glade Fern
   Diphasiastrum complanatum Northern Running-pine
   Diphasiastrum digitatum Southern Running-pine
   Diphasiastrum x habereri Diphasiastrum digitatum x D. tristachyum
   Diphasiastrum x sabinifolium Diphasiastrum sitchense x D. tristachyum
   Diphasiastrum tristachyum Blue Ground-cedar
   Diphasiastrum x verecundum Diphasiastrum complanatum x D. digitatum
   Diphasiastrum x zelleri Diphasiastrum complanatum x D. tristachyum
   Diplazium pycnocarpon Narrow-leaved Glade Fern
   Dryopteris x benedictii Dryopteris carthusiana x D. clintoniana
   Dryopteris x boottii Dryopteris cristata x D. intermedia Boott's Fern
   Dryopteris x burgessii Dryopteris clintoniana x D. marginalis
   Dryopteris campyloptera Mountain Woodfern
   Dryopteris carthusiana Spinulose Woodfern
   Dryopteris clintoniana Clinton's Woodfern
   Dryopteris x (not named) Dryopteris clintoniana x D. cristata
   Dryopteris x correllii Dryopteris carthusiana x D. goldiana
   Dryopteris cristata Crested Woodfern
   Dryopteris x dowellii Dryopteria clintoniana x D. intermedia
   Dryopteris filix-mas ssp. brittonii Male Fern
   Dryopteris fragrans Fragrant Woodfern
   Dryopteris goldiana Goldie's Woodfern
   Dryopteris x (not named) Dryopteris goldiana x D. intermedia
   Dryopteris intermedia Intermediate Woodfern
   Dryopteris x (not named) Dryopteris intermedia x D. marginalis
   Dryopteris marginalis Marginal Woodfern
   Dryopteris x mickelii Dryopteris clintoniana x D. goldiana
   Dryopteris x montgomeryi Dryopteris filix-mas x D. marginalis The Vermont Fern
   Dryopteris x neowherryi Dryopteris goldiana x D. marginalis
   Dryopteris x pittsfordensis Dryopteris carthusiana x D. marginalis
   Dryopteris x slossoniae Dryopteris cristata x D. marginalis
   Dryopteris x triploidea Dryopteris carthusiana x D. intermedia
   Dryopteris x uliginosa Dryopteris carthusiana x D, cristata
   Equisetum arvense Field Horsetail
   Equisetum fluviatile Water Horsetail
   Equisetum hyemale ssp. affine Scouring Rush
   Equisetum x litorale Equisetum arvense x E. fluviatile Shore Horsetail
   Equisetum x mackaii Equisetum hyemale x E. variegatum
   Equisetum palustre Marsh Horsetail
   Equisetum pratense Meadow Horsetail
   Equisetum scirpoides Dwarf Scouring Rush
   Equisetum sylvaticum Woodland Horsetail
   Equisetum variegatum ssp. variegatum Variegated Scouring Rush
   Gymnocarpium x brittonianum Gymnocarpium disjunctum x G. dryopteris
   Gymnocarpium dryopteris Oak Fern
   Gymnocarpium jessoense Nahanni Oak Fern
   Huperzia appressa Mountain Fir-moss
   Huperzia x buttersii Huperzia lucidula x H. selago
   Huperzia lucidula Shining Fir-moss
   Huperzia x protoporophila Huperzia appressa x H. lucidula
   Huperzia selago Northern Fir-moss
   Isoëtes x dodgei Isoëtes echinospora x I. riparia
   Isoëtes x eatonii Isoëtes echinospora x I. engelmannii
   Isoëtes echinospora Spiny-spored Quillwort
   Isoëtes engelmannii Engelmann's Quillwort
   Isoëtes lacustris Lake Quillwort
   Isoëtes riparia Shore Quillwort
   Isoëtes tuckermanii Tuckerman's Quillwort
   Isoëtes viridimontana Green Mountain Quillwort
   Lycopodiella appressa Appressed Bog Clubmoss
   Lycopodiella x gilmanii Lycopodiella appressa x L. inundata Gilman's Bog Clubmoss
   Lycopodiella inundata Northern Bog Clubmoss
   Lycopodium clavatum Staghorn Clubmoss
   Lycopodium lagopus Hare's-foot Clubmoss
   Lygodium palmatum Hartford Fern
   Matteuccia struthiopteris ssp. pensylvanica Ostrich Fern
   Onoclea sensibilis Sensitive Fern
   Ophioglossum pusillum Common Adder's Tongue
   Osmunda claytoniana Interrupted Fern
   Osmunda regalis var. spectabilis Royal Fern
   Osmundastrum cinnamomeum Cinnamon Fern
   Parathelypteris noveboracensis New York Fern
   Parathelypteris simulata Massachusetts Fern
   Pellaea atropurpurea Purple Cliffbrake
   Pellaea glabella ssp. glabella Smooth Cliffbrake
   Phegopteris connectilis Long Beech Fern
   Phegopteris hexagonoptera Broad Beech Fern
   Polypodium appalachianum Appalachian Polypody
   Polypodium x incognitum Polypodium appalachianum x P. virginianum
   Polypodium virginianum Rock Polypody
   Polystichum acrostichoides Christmas Fern
   Polystichum braunii Braun's Holly Fern
   Polystichum x potteri Polystichum acrostichoides x P. braunii
   Pteridium aquilinum ssp. latiusculum Bracken
   Sceptridium dissectum Dissected Grapefern
   Sceptridium multifidum Leathery Grapefern
   Sceptridium oneidense Blunt-leaved Grapefern
   Sceptridium rugulosum St. Lawrence Grapefern
   Selaginella apoda Meadow Spike-moss
   Selaginella rupestris Rock Spike-moss
   Spinulum annotinum Bristly Clubmoss
   Spinulum canadense Canada Clubmoss
   Thelypteris palustris var. pubescens Marsh Fern
   Trichomanes intricatum Weft Fern
   Woodsia alpina Alpine Woodsia
   Woodsia glabella Smooth Woodsia
   Woodsia x gracilis Woodsia alpina x W. ilvensis
   Woodsia ilvensis Rusty Woodsia
   Woodsia obtusa Blunt-lobed Woodsia
   Woodwardia virginica Virginia Chain Fern