Fernkloof Nature Reserve
Scientific name - Pellaea pteroides
Common name - Cliffbrakes
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Habitat Full sun or shade, coastal and mountain slopes
Description Common fern that grows amongst low shrub.
Fronds are leathery; rachis is wiry and blackish-brown in colour. Sori are submarginal, forming a soral line, usually covered by a continuous indusium formed by a reflexed margin.
pteroides meaning "winglike"
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