Lygodium palmatum (Bernh.) Sw.
Common Name: CLIMBING FERN
Coefficient of Conservatism: 8
Coefficient of Wetness: -3
Wetness Index: FACW
Physiognomy: Nt Fern
Status: E
Lygodium palmatum J. G. Krause

More or less open to shaded moist sandy, acid slopes and woods. A striking disjunct from farther south known only from a small area of Michigan

See Pippen (1966) for details of the original discovery and Krause (2012) for the Van Buren County occurrence.

Locations

Kalamazoo County
Van Buren County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 12, 2017. http://www.michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=2674.