Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Schizaea
Family: Schizaeaceae (Pteridophyta)
Taxon : Fern
Group : Plant

SPECIES
pectinata
NOTES

A perennial fern with an underground rhizome and erect linear fronds. The fertile portion has a recurved rachis.


AUTHORITY
(L.) Swartz
Sub Author
Conservation
Uncommon
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: The sporangia are in 2 rows on either side of the costa
Colour: Green
Common Name
Curly grass fern
Toothbrush fern
Habitat
NOTES: Found along the Youthed-Dyer border path
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
None known
None
Months
All year
Synonyms for Species
Acrostichum pectinatum



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