- Common Name(s):
- Walking fern
Prefers moist, shady and limestone rocks; frond tip will root if the rocks are wet and mossy; prolonged drought is detrimental; often damaged by slugs and snails
- 2-8 in.
- Simple, arching, lance-shaped, slightly leathery fronds radiate from base; heart-shaped or rounded base; long, tapering tip; scattered sori; young plants grow flat to ground
NCCES plant id: 176