[Ferns, Clubmosses and Liverworts of Mt. Adams Country]

Cascade Parsley Fern, Cascade Rockbrake

Cryptogramma cascadensis

Cascade Rockbrake, Cascade Parsley Fern: Cryptogramma cascadensis

The photo above shows Cascade parsley fern as seen on a rocky slope on the south side of South Butte, which is on the southeastern slopes of Mt. Adams.........August 23, 2008.

Cascade Rockbrake, Cascade Parsley Fern: Cryptogramma cascadensis

The photo above shows a close-up of cascade parsley fern as seen on cliffs at about 7900' that look southeast towards Goat Butte from the Devils Garden on the northeastern side of Mt. Adams.......July 24, 2005.

Cascade Rockbrake, Cascade Parsley Fern: Cryptogramma cascadensis

The photo above shows close-ups of both the dissimilar fertile and infertile blades of Cascade parsely fern. Photographed on cliffs immediately south of Crystal Lake, on the western slopes of Mt. Adams........September 25, 2005.

Cascade Rockbrake, Cascade Parsley Fern: Cryptogramma cascadensis - Fertile frond of Cascade Rockbrake, Cascade Parsley Fern: Cryptogramma cascadensis

Close-ups of the fertile blades of Cascade parsley fern. Note the reflexed margins to the indusiums. Photographed on cliffs immediately south of Crystal Lake, Mt. Adams........September 25, 2005.

Cascade Rockbrake, Cascade Parsley Fern: Cryptogramma cascadensis - Cascade Rockbrake, Cascade Parsley Fern: Cryptogramma cascadensis

Cascade Rockbrake, Cascade Parsley Fern: Cryptogramma cascadensis - Cascade Rockbrake, Cascade Parsley Fern: Cryptogramma cascadensis

Cascade parsley fern. Photographed along Trail #9 at the head of the Aiken Lava Flow, Mt. Adams........October 12, 2014.

Cascade Rockbrake, Cascade Parsley Fern: Cryptogramma cascadensis

Close-up of both the lower, greenish sterile blades and upper fertile blades of Cascade parsley fern. Photographed on cliffs immediately south of Crystal Lake, Mt. Adams.........September 25, 2005.

Paul Slichter