Botanical name

Histiopteris incisa

Family

Dennstaedtiaceae
Histiopteris incisa
Histiopteris incisa

Description

Forms large clumps - in sun or shade in moist habitats - especially streambanks. Plants often die down in winter months. Leaf blade (lamina) lanceolate in outline - 1m long x 380mm wide. Veins on pinnae are conspicuous. Sori are long and marginal.

Habitat

Moist habitats in montane forests and on streambanks.