Photograph Description and comments
Dryopteris bissetiana

9/06/2010 Dryopteris bissetiana clump without fronds. Several older fronds appear sunburnt and snapped off. Fern appears dead, no green fronds visible. B41.

Fern survived F1 Tornado with significant damage (21 June 2010). Exposed to much higher light conditions due to canopy reduction.

Dryopteris bissetiana

6/06/2010 Dryopteris bissetiana 3 inches tall. Clump 5 inches wide, measured at frond tips capturing maximum width of plant. B41.


Photograph Description and comments
Dryopteris bissetiana pinnae (top view).
Dryopteris bissetiana pinnae (underside view).
Dryopteris bissetiana pinnae (closeup of sori).
Dryopteris bissetiana overview of frond.


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