- Common Name(s):
- Resurrection fern
Found on trees, stumps, and rocks; difficult to get established; in dry periods it appears to die but regains normal appearance with rain; creeping rhizome
- 4-8 in.
- 1 to 2 in. wide, leathery fronds with 6 to 20 alternately spaced, oblong segments joined by rounded sinuses; has blunt tip; smaller fronds are prostrate; scaly on under surface; stipe nearly one half length of blade
NCCES plant id: 216