COLORADO WESTERN TIER WILDFLOWERS

 Jim Fuchs

Plant Spreadsheet

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Argyrochosma (Pteridaceae)

Grand Junction Ferns Presentation
Just the bare bones slideshow - no notes.

Argyrochosma fendleri

The frond undersurface may look like it is encrusted with salt. Some references say that it is waxy looking but I wouldn't say that.
Found on a dry cliff composed of schist rock.

Argyrochosma fendleri

Argyrochosma fendleri

Argyrochosma fendleri

Argyrochosma fendleri

Argyrochosma fendleri

Argyrochosma fendleri

Argyrochosma fendleri

Argyrochosma fendleri

Argyrochosma fendleri

Argyrochosma fendleri

Argyrochosma fendleri

Uncommonly pretty setting

Argyrochosma fendleri

You may not see much more than shriveled white pinnules.

Argyrochosma fendleri

Habitat - Precambrian gneiss and schist - near Redlands Fault

Argyrochosma fendleri

A. fendleri with Opuntia