Blechnum spicant, Shaugh Bridge woodlands

Blechnum spicant, Shaugh Bridge woodlands

Observation - Blechnum spicant, Shaugh Bridge woodlands - UK and Ireland. Description: Growing at the base of a beech tree in a rocky, sheltered valley of the River Meavy, South Devon. The fern has both sterile and fertile fronds. The fertile ones are divided into thinner segments.

Growing at the base of a beech tree in a rocky, sheltered valley of the River Meavy, South Devon. The fern has both sterile and fertile fronds. The fertile ones are divided into thinner segments.