Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Asplenium
Family: Aspleniaceae (Pteridophyta)
Taxon : Fern
Group : Plant

SPECIES
rutifolium
NOTES

A perennial to 45 cm with an erect rhizome and tufted, leathery fronds. The elliptic lamina is 3- or 4-pinnatifid with up to 19 pairs of trapeziform, lobed pinnae which are scaly beneath.


AUTHORITY
(P.J.Bergius) Kunze
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Sori 1 per lobe
Colour: Green
Common Name
Carrot fern
Habitat
NOTES: Common in the bush
HABITAT NAME: Bush
Uses
Charms
Whole plants are used as love charms
Medicinal use
Unspecified medicinal use
Months
All year
Synonyms for Species
Asplenium achilleifolium
Asplenium bipinnatum
Asplenium borbonicum
Asplenium distichum
Asplenium linearilobum
Asplenium stans
Asplenium strangeanum
Asplenium subdigitatum
Caenopteris disticha
Caenopteris furcate
Caenopteris rutifolia
Darea disticha
Darea palmata
Darea stans
Lonchitis bipinnata



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