[Ferns of Mt. Adams Country]

Lace Fern, Lace Lipfern, Lace Lip Fern

Cheilanthes gracillima

Synonym: Myriopteris gracillima

Lace Fern, Lace Lipfern, Lace Lip Fern: Cheilanthes gracillima (Synonym: Myriopteris gracillima)

The photo above shows lace lip fern as seen on cliffs on the east side of Crofton Butte on the southern slopes of Mt. Adams............June 19, 2005.

Upper surface of the frond of Lace Fern, Lace Lipfern, Lace Lip Fern: Cheilanthes gracillima (Synonym: Myriopteris gracillima)

The photo above shows the upper surface of a frond of lace lip fern as seen on Crofton Butte.

Lower surface of the frond of Lace Fern, Lace Lipfern, Lace Lip Fern: Cheilanthes gracillima (Synonym: Myriopteris gracillima)

The photo above shows the underside of a frond of lace lip fern as seen on Crofton Butte.

Lace Fern, Lace Lipfern, Lace Lip Fern: Cheilanthes gracillima (Synonym: Myriopteris gracillima)

The photo above shows lace lip fern as seen on cliffs on the east side of Crofton Butte on the southern slopes of Mt. Adams............May 23, 2005.

Lace Fern, Lace Lipfern, Lace Lip Fern: Cheilanthes gracillima (Synonym: Myriopteris gracillima)

Lace lip fern as seen in a crack in a rock outcrop along the Round the Mountain Trail #9 at the head of the Aiken Lava Flow, Mt. Adams...........October 12, 2014.

Paul Slichter