TG3205 : Common Polypody (Polypodium vulgare) - detail

taken 7 months ago, near to Rockland st Mary, Norfolk, Great Britain

Common Polypody (Polypodium vulgare) - detail
Common Polypody (Polypodium vulgare) - detail
This common and widespread medium-sized fern can frequently be found in damp, shady gorges and banks in woodlands, as well as on rocks, walls and mossy branches. The three species of polypody look very similar and are hence difficult to identify. They all have fronds of simple, finger-like leaflets growing out of the main stem > LinkExternal link and their spore-bearing organs > LinkExternal link are small, round, and situated on the underside of the fronds.
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Date Taken
Monday, 21 August, 2017   (more nearby)
Monday, 21 August, 2017
Geographical Context
Wild Animals, Plants and Mushrooms 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TG 3244 0570 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:35.9602N 1:25.8519E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TG 3242 0570
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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