Fernkloof Nature Reserve

Pellaea pteroides

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 Pellaea pteroides   Pellaea pteroides
 Pellaea pteroides   Pellaea pteroides


Full sun or shade, coastal and mountain slopes


Flowering time


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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2017 / 3 / 23