Photograph Description and comments
Dryopteris marginalis

9/06/2010 Dryopteris marginalis 13 inches tall. Clump 20 inches wide, measured at frond tips capturing maximum width of plant. Several older fronds appear sunburnt, brown and yellowed. B34.

Fern survived F1 Tornado without damage (21 June 2010), however it became exposed to much higher light conditions due to canopy reduction.

Dryopteris marginalis

6/05/2010 Dryopteris marginalis 11 inches tall. Clump 12 inches wide, measured at frond tips capturing maximum width of plant. B34.
6/10/2010 Dryopteris marginalis mature specimen displaying vase-like form. B15.


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


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