Pellaea glabella

Limestone cliffs and ledges.  Evergreen.  According to NY Flora Atlas,the subspecies we have in the Finger Lakes is P. glabella ssp. glabella. 

Native Plant of the Month

November 2008

Plant Information

Common Name(s): 
smooth cliff brake
Type: 
Native
Ferns & Fern Allies
Status: 
Threatened NYS (S2)
Moisture: 
Dry
Light: 
Part Sun
Soil: 
Rocky/Stony

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