Ferns and Allies of the BCEP

FAMILY SCIENTIFIC NAME COMMON NAME NATIVE CODE COMMENTS
Equisetaceae Equisetum arvense Common Horsetail YES F/A
Equisetum laevigatum Smooth Scouring-Rush YES F/A
Polypodiaceae Polypodium calirhiza Intermediate Polypody YES F a single frond observed growing on moss covered tailings on a north facing ravine
Pteridaceae Pellaea mucronata var. mucronata Common Bird's-Foot Fern YES F small thinly scattered populations, grows with gold-backed ferns
Pentagramma triangularis subsp. triangularis Gold-Backed Fern YES F common fern on the dryer, rocky grounds