Rhizomes erect; scales few, brown. Stalks to about 15 cm long and with a dense covering of scales, not winged. Blade linear, entire, to about 50 cm long and 5 cm wide, slightly wavy-edged and 'eared' at the base. Sori linear between the midrib and margin, double; indusia paired.
Will tolerate cool conditions.
Stalked fronds with 'eared' bases; indusia facing each other to give a paired sorus.
Source: (1995). Aspleniaceae. 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.