Polypodium californicum

Ferns Pteridaceae Aspidotis

California Polypody

One of our most common ferns, it loses its leaves during the summer drought and puts forth new fiddleheads after the first rains.

Polypodium californicum leaves

Polypodium californicum fiddlehead

Polypodium californicum fernback

Polypodium californicum spores

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