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Fern ID

Posted by poolia 6 (My Page) on
Tue, Dec 3, 13 at 21:34

Rescued this fern from a big box store. Looked pretty bad. It is very happy now in my sunroom but i cannot figure out its name. Seems to be a creeping fern. You can just see a couple of of the runners in the center of the photo against the pot. I'm thinking a polypody maybe. But the runners are not fuzzy just smooth. Thanks for any help with a family or genus name.


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RE: Fern ID

  • Posted by bboy USDA 8 Sunset 5 WA (My Page) on
    Tue, Dec 3, 13 at 22:13

Phlebodium aureum or similar (there are so many species of tropical plants that something can look close but not be the same).


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RE: Fern ID

I thought Phlebodium too but was thrown by the hairless runners


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RE: Fern ID

Microsorum diversifolium

Rgds


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