Photograph Description and comments
Dryopteris kuratae

9/06/2010 Dryopteris kuratae fern survived F1 Tornado without damage (21 June 2010), however it became exposed to much higher light conditions due to canopy reduction.

4 inches tall. Clump 6 inches wide, measured at frond tips capturing maximum width of plant.

Dryopteris kuratae

6/04/2010 Dryopteris kuratae fern declined in 2009 and was moved from L31 to B34 (more sun). It was barely alive in 2010, about 2 inches tall.
9/17/2008 Dryopteris kuratae fern grew well first season.


Photograph Description and comments
Dryopteris kuratae pinnae (top view).
Dryopteris kuratae pinnae (underside view).
Dryopteris kuratae pinnae (closeup of sori).


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