Photograph Description and comments
Dryopteris filix-mas 'Grandiceps Wills'

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

9/13/2010 Dryopteris filix-mas 'Grandiceps Wills' 8 inches tall. Clump 8 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 'Grandiceps Wills'

6/06/2010 Dryopteris filix-mas 'Grandiceps Wills' 7 inches tall. Clump 5 inches wide, measured at frond tips capturing maximum width of plant. B52.


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


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