West Highland Flora

Green Spleenwort


Asplenium viride

 

Asplenium viride

Photo Carl Farmer
23 Sep 2001 Suardal, Skye

Locally frequent in areas with limestone rocks.  Unlike other Spleenworts does not normally occur on mortared walls in non-limestone areas.

Pinnae c 3-8 mm

ID: Rachis green and not winged, general appearance like pic on left.

Other features: Pinnae almost circular, toothed.

 

  Asplenium viride

Photo Carl Farmer
23 Sep 2001 Suardal, Skye

 
     
     
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