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Criteria:   found in Alpine County  •   is native  •  group by lifeform
1930  records include photos for these plants # number of sources
Scientific Name Common Name Lifeform #
  Lifeform: Annual317 plants
  Lifeform: Biennial2 plants
  Lifeform: Perennial1328 plants
  Lifeform: Fern35 plants
Aspidotis densa Lace fern Fern 1
Athyrium distentifolium Fern  
Athyrium distentifolium var. americanum American alpine lady fern Fern  
Athyrium filix-femina Common ladyfern Fern 19
Athyrium filix-femina ssp. cyclosorum Subarctic ladyfern Fern  
Athyrium filix-femina var. cyclosorum Western lady fern Fern 1
Botrychium ascendens Upswept moonwort Fern (rhizomatous)  
Botrychium crenulatum Scalloped moonwort Fern (rhizomatous)  
Botrychium minganense Mingan moonwort Fern (rhizomatous)  
Botrychium multifidum Common grapefern Fern  
Botrychium simplex Little grape fern Fern  
Botrychium simplex var. compositum Little grapefern Fern  
Cheilanthes gracillima Lace lip fern Fern 1
Cryptogramma acrostichoides American parsley fern Fern  
Cystopteris fragilis Brittle fern Fern 1
Dryopteris arguta Wood fern Fern 7
Equisetum arvense Common horsetail Fern 6
Equisetum hyemale Scouringrush horsetail Fern 31
Equisetum hyemale ssp. affine Giant scouring rush Fern 7
Equisetum hyemale var. affine Scouringrush horsetail Fern 4
Equisetum laevigatum Smooth scouring rush Fern 2
Isoetes bolanderi Bolander's quillwort Fern  
Isoetes occidentalis Western quillwort Fern  
Marsilea vestita Hairy waterclover Fern 6
Marsilea vestita ssp. vestita Hairy pepperwort Fern 5
Myriopteris gracillima Lace lip fern Fern 1
Pellaea breweri Brewer's cliff brake Fern  
Pellaea bridgesii Bridges' cliff brake Fern 1
Polystichum kruckebergii Kruckeberg's sword fern Fern (rhizomatous)  
Polystichum lonchitis Holly fern Fern (rhizomatous)  
Polystichum scopulinum Mountain holly fern Fern  
Pteridium aquilinum Western brackenfern Fern 5
Pteridium aquilinum var. pubescens Western bracken fern Fern  
Selaginella watsonii Watson's spike moss Fern (mosslike)  
Woodsia scopulina Cliff fern Fern  
  Lifeform: Shrub217 plants
  Lifeform: Tree29 plants
Pink background indicates a plant is non-native.
! indicates a plant is potentially invasive.
NB: found in Alpine County is intended to indicate only plants found growing in the wild. However, the evidence is not always clear, and may occasionally include plants found in cultivation. To verify the wild presence of any particular plant in the list above, please click through to Calflora and look closely at the observations in this county.