Botanical name

Blechnum punctulatum var. punctulatum

Family

Blechnaceae
Blechnum punctulatum var. punctulatum
Blechnum punctulatum var. punctulatum
Blechnum punctulatum var. punctulatum

Description

Plants growing on forest floor are much bigger than those in drier parts in rock crevices. Fronds are few - 220 - 270mm long. Fertile pinnae are brown - 90-100mm long and 2-3mm wide. Sori continuous throughout.

Habitat

Full or light shade - in drier areas as well as on streambanks in fairly wet conditions.