“Biological diversity is the key to the maintenance of the world as we know it.”
~ E.O. Wilson, Biodiversity
A large graceful fern with smooth textured, pale green, 2-3 feet long, divided fronds that change to a brilliant yellow in autumn. Taller in the wild. A ‘regal’, stiffly erect habit forms huge clumps when mature.
Wetland, Stream Edge
Mid (May - June)
Late (July - frost)