Blechnum procerum

Small kiokio

Kingdom: Plantae > Phylum: Tracheophyta > Class: Polypodiopsida > Subclass: Polypodiidae > Order: Polypodiales > Suborder: Aspleniinae > Family: Blechnaceae > Genus: Blechnum > Species: Blechnum procerum

cbeem Sat, 15/01/2022 - 17:53

I've seen a couple of these in the Ōpārara with half and half fertile/sterile fronds.  Very unusual for Small kiokio.  The fronds are usually one or the other.

Half and half fronds

Observations - Kahurangi Point - Mōkihinui