[Ferns West of the Cascade Mts. of Oregon and Washington]

Lace Lipfern, Lace Fern

Cheilanthes gracillima

Lace Fern, Lace Lipfern: Cheilanthes gracillima

Lace lip fern as seen on rock outcrops around the summit of Upper Table Rock to the northwest of Medford, Oregon..........April 28, 2012.

Lace Fern, Lace Lipfern: Cheilanthes gracillima - Lace Fern, Lace Lipfern: Cheilanthes gracillima - Lace Fern, Lace Lipfern: Cheilanthes gracillima

Lace lip fern as seen on outcrops in upper Bigelow Basin on slopes uphill to the east of Upper Bigelow Lake, Siskiyou National Forest..........July 14, 2012.

Upper frond surface of Cheilanthes gracillima

This photo shows a close-up of the upper surface of the frond of lace lipfern as seen on west-facing slopes below the Ray Ridge Viewpoint in the Umatilla N.F. of southeastern Washington..........July 6, 2008.

Lower surface of frond of Cheilanthes gracillima

This photo shows a close-up of the underside of the frond of lace lipfern as seen on west-facing slopes below the Ray Ridge Viewpoint in the Umatilla N.F. of southeastern Washington.........July 6, 2008.

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