Polypodiaceae - polypody family
Species that grow without cultivation on Mount Desert Island

compiled by the
Champlain Project - P. O. Box 55 - Bass Harbor, Maine  04653

(updated 10 April 2017)

Polypodiaceae - polypody family
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Mount Desert Island is home to 2 species in 1 genus. Click on a link below or scroll down for more information.
   Polypodium (2 species)
      Polypodium appalachianum - Appalachian polypody (uncommon1)
      Polypodium virginianum - rock polypody (occasional)

Polypodium (polypody)
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Polypodium appalachianum (Appalachian polypody) - [information to be added]

Polypodium virginianum (rock polypody) - [information to be added]

   1Frequency designations are from the book The Plants of Acadia National Park by Glen H. Mittelhauser, Linda L. Gregory, Sally C. Rooney, and Jill E. Weber (2010, University of Maine Press, ISBN 978-0-89101-120-0).