Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Mohria
Family: Anemiaceae (Pteridophyta)
Taxon : Fern
Group : Plant

SPECIES
caffrorum
NOTES

A rhizomatous perennial with erect fronds, the fertile ones longer than the sterile ones. The stipe is terete and paleate and the lamina 2-pinnatifid to 3-pinnate, sparsely hairy above and densely hairy below. Fragrant when crushed.


AUTHORITY
(L.) Desv.
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: The sporangia are near the margin
Colour: Green
Common Name
Scented fern
Habitat
NOTES: Common along the bush fringes and in the bush itself
HABITAT NAME: Bush
Uses
Medicinal
Unspecified use
Months
All year
Synonyms for Species
Cheilanthes fusca
Osmunda thurifera
Polypodium caffrorum



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