Pteris cretica L.

Species in the Global Pollen Project's Master Reference Collection.

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Pteris cretica (rights holder: David  Eickhoff) © David Eickhoff

Cretan Brake

Rhizome shortly creeping; rhizome scales lanceolate, entire, dark brown, up to 3 mm long.  Fronds tufted, up to 1.2m long, erect to arching, firmly herbaceous to coriaceous, dimorphous with the fertile fronds taller and with narrower pinnae than that of the sterile fronds.  Stipe up to 60 cm in sterile fronds and up to 90 cm in fertile fronds, strawcoloured to brown and scaly a... Text © Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings

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