New York Metropolitan Flora

Matteuccia struthiopteris (L.) Todaro - Ostrich Fern

Native , Occasional

By Science Staff

Not peer reviewed

Last Modified 02/06/2012

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Matteuccia struthiopteris

This species is also reported from unspecified localities in Warren Co., NJ.

The one current record from Queens Co., NY may be of cultivated origin.

Also reported from 2 localities in Suffolk Co., NY, but these probably represent introduced occurrences.

Common Names

Ostrich Fern