Dr. Leonard Perry
Dept. Plant and Soil Science, 208 Hills
University of Vermont
Names are linked to plant descriptions, indicate photos (about 50K), indicate latin name pronunciations.
Plants are picked as best/most popular or seen in Northeast U.S. Selection will vary with region of the country. These plants will be included in the lecture exams and should be used for landscape plans. Names will not have to be memorized unless also covered in labs. Specific species or cultivars shown in photos are in ( ).
|Northern Maidenhair||Adiantum pedatum|
|Lady Fern||Athyrium filix-femina|
|Japanese Painted Fern||Athyrium nipponicum var. pictum|
|Hay-scented Fern||Dennsteadtia punctilobula|
|Leather Wood Fern||Dryopteris marginalis|
|Ostrich Fern||Matteuccia struthiopteris|
|Sensitive Fern||Onoclea sensibilis|
|Cinnamon Fern||Osmunda cinnamomea|
|Christmas Fern||Polystichum acrostichoides|
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