Idaho Virtual Museum

IDS0021841 -- Dennstaedtiaceae

Pteridium aquilinum ()

Pteridium aquilinum (Full Resolution )

  • Taxonomic Name

    Pteridium aquilinum

  • Family


  • Barcode


  • Herbarium

    Idaho State University, Ray J. Davis Herbarium

  • Locality

    U.S.A., Idaho, Fremont County: Site 45. Targhee National Forest. Willow Creek Canyon. Elevation 1580m.

  • Collection

    Vascular Plants

  • Collector

    Gordon S. Whitehead

  • Note

    The young fiddleheads are edible. Voucher: Whitehead, G.S. 1983. M.S., Idaho State U. Flora of the Island Park Geothermal Study Area. Duplicates to: IDS, RM.