Pyrrosia polydactylis (Hance) Ching

Fingered Felt Fern

Rhizome short-creeping; scales fringed, pale becoming dark. Sterile and fertile fronds similar. Fronds variously palmately lobed, to c. 25 cm long. Sori round, small, covering frond surface.

Needs shelter and warmth.


Fronds palmately lobed.

Source: Spencer, R. (1995). Polypodiaceae. In: Spencer, R.. 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.