Dryopteris aemula, Down Tor, Dartmoor

Dryopteris aemula, Down Tor, Dartmoor

Observation - Dryopteris aemula, Down Tor, Dartmoor. Description: Growing in a crevice of a Dartmoor Tor. I find it surprising that this fern survives in such an exposed habitat.

Growing in a crevice of a Dartmoor Tor. I find it surprising that this fern survives in such an exposed habitat.