Prepared by Jennifer L. D’Appollonio, Assistant Scientist, University of Maine, Orono, ME 04469. Updated February 2018.
Scientific name: Onoclea sensibilis L.
Common name(s): sensitive fern, bead fern, sympathy fern
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– may be confused with the vegetative fronds of Woodwardia areolata; see left sidebar of Go Botany webpage