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Grammitis billardierei /Hymenophyllum australe
Growing on trunks of giant eucalyptus trees was a carpet of different types of ferns. The long fronds (Strap Fern/ Grammitis billardierei) with long sori (pic #2) were interspersed with small beautifully branching ferns (Austral Filmy-fern/ Hymenophyllum australe). They were dripping with moisture from the tree tops
Damp eucalyptus forest
There was moss as well on these trunks - just a mat of textured green !
My thanks to Vinny for the IDs for the two different ferns.