Native Plant Encyclopedia

  Northern Marsh FernThelypteris palustris var. pubescens  

  Recommended Planting Range

  (previously: Thelypteris palustris)


Marsh fern is a common fern in wetlands in the deciduous and coniferous forest regions. It grows in wet meadows, sedge fens, marshes, and boggy areas on wet sand, muck, sedge peat or sphagnum peat. Good in sunny wetland mixtures.

northern marsh fern

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