Joe30's picture

Fern sp.

Observed: 18th February 2013 By: Joe30Joe30’s reputation in Plants

At first, I thought this was Hart's-tongue fern but I don't think it is now! Found growing on walls along side Maidenhair Spleenwort. Hope someone can put a name to it, many thanks.

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markwilson's picture


Go with you first thoughts - often thinking gets in the way!

One of the fronds is split into two at its end. The Victorians prized many varieties of native ferns.

Rachy Ramone's picture

Have to admit...

...the forked frond put me off, otherwise I would have said Asplenium scolopendrium.

And well done Chris for over-writing the iSpot name to make it Asplenium!

Rachy Ramone

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