Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Cheilanthes
Family: Pteridaceae (Pteridophyta)
Taxon : Fern
Group : Plant

SPECIES
hirta
NOTES

A stiff, erect fern about 30 cm tall. It has a very hairy stipe and rachis. The discrete marginal sori are set below the inrolled margin.


AUTHORITY
Sw.
Sub Author
Conservation
Uncommon
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: A green fern
Colour: Green
Common Name
Fern
Parsley Fern
Pietersielievaring
Habitat
NOTES: Found close to the river on the Geelhout after rain
HABITAT NAME: Bush
Uses
None known
None
Months
All year
Synonyms for Species
Adiantum caffrorum
Adiantum hirtum
Cheilanthes hirta
Notholaena capensis
Notholaena hirta



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