Asplenium cymbifolium


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Asplenium cymbifolium

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Asplenium cymbifolium fern
Asplenium cymbifolium fern

Description: about Asplenium cymbifolium

Asplenium cymbifolium, also known as boat-leaved spleenwort, is a fern that is native to the Himalayas, East Asia, and Southeast Asia. It is a small to medium-sized fern, with fronds that can grow up to 1 meter (3.3 feet) long. The fronds are narrow and lance-shaped, with a wavy margin. The underside of the fronds is covered in sori, which are clusters of sporangia (spore-producing sacs).

Asplenium cymbifolium is a relatively easy fern to grow in captivity. It prefers a bright spot with indirect light, and moist but well-drained soil. It is important to note that Asplenium cymbifolium is not as tolerant of cold temperatures as some other ferns, so it is important to protect it from frost.

Asplenium cymbifolium is a versatile fern that can be used in a variety of landscaping applications. It can be planted as a ground cover, in rock gardens, or in containers. It is also a popular choice for terrariums.

Here is a more detailed description of the different parts of Asplenium cymbifolium:

  • Rhizome: The rhizome is the underground stem of the fern. It is long and creeping, and it helps the fern to spread and colonize new areas.
  • Fronds: The fronds are the leaves of the fern. They are narrow and lance-shaped, with a wavy margin. The fronds are attached to the rhizome by a stipe, which is a long, slender stem.
  • Lamina: The lamina is the blade of the frond. It is made up of a thin layer of photosynthetic tissue.
  • Sori: The sori are clusters of sporangia (spore-producing sacs). They are located on the underside of the fronds.
  • Sporangia: The sporangia are small sacs that produce spores. Spores are reproductive cells that can give rise to new ferns.

Asplenium cymbifolium is a beautiful and versatile fern that is a great addition to any landscape. It is relatively easy to grow and care for, and it is tolerant of a variety of conditions.

Additional information

Weight 0.400 kg
Dimensions 40 × 20 × 20 cm