Rhizome creeping. Fronds to 40 cm long, 2-3 times divided at the base. Blades ovate or elliptic in outline, to about 35 cm long. Stalk and midrib hairless. Segments oblong, curving, to 2.5 cm long, blue-green below, stalk attached at a corner, upper margin irregularly toothed. Sori numerous, kidney-shaped along the margin of each segment.
Needs shelter and warmth.
Frond hairless with oblong segments that are bluish-green below.
Source: (1995). Adiantaceae. 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.