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Dryopteris affinis


The Dryopteris affinis fern has dark green fronds are 60-160 cm long, moderately stiff and hard-textured, bipinnate, with the pinnae opposite on the rachis; the rachis at the base of the frond is densely covered in yellow-brown scales known as ramenta. Each pinna is 8-18 cm long, the pinnules broad rectangular with a slightly serrated margin, and decreasing in size only close to the pinna tip.


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1 Comment 11 years ago

more pics ?

adrian gil
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adrian gil

Redondela, Galicia, Spain

Spotted on May 3, 2012
Submitted on May 3, 2012

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