Photograph Description and comments
Dryopteris filix-mas 'Cristata Martindale'

6/24/2011 Dryopteris filix-mas 'Cristata Martindale' About same size as last year. No ill effects showing from tornado damage (21 June 2010) B52.
Dryopteris filix-mas 'Cristata Martindale'

9/13/2010 Dryopteris filix-mas 'Cristata Martindale' 9 inches tall. Clump 14 inches wide, measured at frond tips capturing maximum width of plant. Several older fronds appear sunburnt, brown and yellowed. Fern survived F1 Tornado with some damage (21 June 2010). Exposed to much higher light conditions due to canopy reduction. B52.
Dryopteris filix-mas 'Cristata Martindale'

6/06/2010 Dryopteris filix-mas 'Cristata Martindale' 10 inches tall. Clump 10 inches wide, measured at frond tips capturing maximum width of plant. B52.


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Dryopteris filix-mas 'Cristata Martindale'

6/24/2011 Dryopteris filix-mas 'Cristata Martindale' 5 inches tall. About same size as last year. No ill effects showing from tornado damage (21 June 2010). L21.
Dryopteris filix-mas 'Cristata Martindale'

9/06/2010 Dryopteris filix-mas 'Cristata Martindale' 5 inches tall. Clump 12 inches wide, measured at frond tips capturing maximum width of plant. Several older fronds appear sunburnt, brown and yellowed. L21.


Photograph Description and comments
Dryopteris filix-mas 'Cristata Martindale' pinnae (top view).
Dryopteris filix-mas 'Cristata Martindale' pinnae (underside view, sterile).
Dryopteris filix-mas 'Cristata Martindale' pinnae (top view, sterile - photographic flash).
Dryopteris filix-mas 'Cristata Martindale' pinnae (underside view, sterile - photographic flash).
Dryopteris filix-mas 'Cristata Martindale' overview of frond.


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