Rhizome erect. Fronds divided twice, 1-2 m long, no single large bud developing but sometimes numerous plantlets arising over the upper surface. Segments on upper side longer than those on the lower. Stalks with large, reddish-brown scales at the base.
Will tolerate cool conditions
China, Japan, Taiwan.
Numerous plantlets on upper surface of frond.
Source: (1995). Blechnaceae. In: . Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 1, Ferns, conifers & their allies. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.