en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bracken

Bracken (Pteridium) is a genus of large, coarse ferns in the family Dennstaedtiaceae. Ferns (Pteridophyta) are vascular plants that have alternating generations, ...

www.ars.usda.gov/pacific-west-area/logan-ut/poisonous-plant-research/docs/western-bracken-fern-pteridium-aquilinum

Bracken fern has broad, triangular leaves, or fronds. The plant reaches a height of 2 to 4 feet. It grows directly from stout, black, horizontal root stalks. Where and ...

www.illinoiswildflowers.info/grasses/plants/bracken_fern.htm

Description: This perennial fern develops an erect and rather stout petiole up to 3' tall, from which there extends a single compound leaf up to 3½' long and 3' ...

www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2011/06/the-bracken-fern-a-natural-born-killer/241271

Jun 30, 2011 ... Few wild plants are as polarizing as bracken fern, pteridium aquilinum. It is a global species, living everywhere but the harshest deserts and the ...

www.wildflower.org/plants/result.php?id_plant=ptaq

Sep 9, 2013 ... Western Bracken Fern, Bracken Fern, Western Bracken, Bracken ... A very aggressive fern of worldwide distribution for dry woodlands. The only ...

sfrc.ufl.edu/extension/4h/plants/Bracken_fern/index.html

Sep 18, 2015 ... Bracken fern is a perennial fern occurring globally in dry to wet forests, meadows, clearings, sandy soils, roadsides, lake-shores, bogs, and ...

wildadirondacks.org/adirondack-ferns-eastern-bracken-fern-pteridium-aquilinum.html

Ferns of the Adirondacks: Eastern Bracken Fern (Pteridium aquilinum ssp. latiusculum) is a large fern with triangular fronds commonly seen in disturbed areas, ...

plants.ces.ncsu.edu/plants/all/pteridium-aquilinum

Common Name(s):: Bracken fern, Tailed bracken fern; Categories: Ferns, ... Description: Fern leaves (fronds) erect or often inclined to one side, broadly ...

www.britannica.com/plant/bracken

Bracken: Bracken, widely distributed fern species found throughout temperate and tropical regions.