What is this fern ?

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  1. rumpuss

    rumpuss Active Member

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    I found this growing out of rocks along a path near my home in Gravedona. Have tried to identify it but there seem to be thousands of ferns - thought it might be Western Sword Fern ?

    Thanks for any help.
     

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  2. Michael F

    Michael F Paragon of Plants Forums Moderator 10 Years

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    Possibly Pteris vittata.
     
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    thanks Michael - that´s it.
     

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