Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Polypodium
Family: Polypodiaceae (Pteridophyta)
Taxon : Fern
Group : Plant

SPECIES
ensiforme
NOTES

An epiphytic or lithophytic, shortly rhizomatous, perennial fern with widely spaced erect, stiff, leathery fronds. The lamina is oblong, divided almost to the midrib into linear shallowly crenate lobes.


AUTHORITY
Thunb.
Sub Author
Conservation
Frequent
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Round sori in a line on either side of the costa
Colour: Green
Common Name
Polypody
Habitat
NOTES: Grows on trees in the bush and on rock faces in the gorge
HABITAT NAME: Bush
Uses
None known
None
Months
All year
Synonyms for Species
Microsorium ensiforme
Phymatodes ensiformis
Phymatosorus ensiformis



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