Archive for Family: Oleandraceae

Nephrolepis auriculata

Nephrolepis auriculata (L.) Trimen

Recent Synonyms: Nephrolepis biserrata (Sw.) Scott

Status: Cryptogenic; Cultivated.

Pearl’s Hill City Park; 2010.

Growth Form or Habit: Terrestrial herb. May grow to 1m-2m tall.

Pearl’s Hill City Park; 2010.

Habitat: open places.

Distribution: ?Pantropical.

Other Information:

Common Name: Giant Sword Fern

More pictures can be found at

(1) The Plant Observatory website

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