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  • English
    • tuber ladder fern
  • Scientific Names
    • Nephrolepis cordifolia
  • Spanish
    • boston
  • Unknown
    • sword fern

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What

boston (Nephrolepis cordifolia) Nephrolepis cordifolia

Observer

aztekium

Date

January 3, 2014 04:00 PM CST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Especie introducida como ornamental!!!!!!

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What

tuber ladder fern Nephrolepis cordifolia

Observer

aztekium

Date

January 26, 2011 11:13 AM CST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Para el caso particular de La Estanzuela, esta especie solo se localiza en una porcion muy pequeña, de menos de 100 m2, sin embargo está es solo una muestra del cuidado que debemos de tener al manejar y transportar especies flora y fauna, las cuales a veces pueden resultar prejudiciales para los ecosistemas.

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What

Tuber Ladder Fern (phrolepis cordifolia) Nephrolepis cordifolia

Observer

irabanks3

Date

October 13, 2013 01:14 PM CDT

Description

Native to Northeast Australia and Asia. Must live in moist conditions in order for their spores to sprout. Ferns are used as indicators of the soil. Ferns, like other plants, produce oxygen for the surrounding ecosystem through photosynthesis Ferns thrive in soil with a certain PH condition. Ferns are consumed by most herbivores including deers, cows, caterpillars, moths, slugs and snails.

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What

tuber ladder fern Nephrolepis cordifolia

Observer

javierahr

Date

January 18, 2013

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What

Sword fern Nephrolepis cordifolia

Observer

mhf5

Date

April 24, 2012 03:38 PM PDT

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No photos or sounds

What

sword fern Nephrolepis cordifolia

Observer

sjenniferc

Date

March 31, 2012

Description

Large, evergreen and abundant.

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No photos or sounds

What

sword fern Nephrolepis cordifolia

Date

the past

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Description from Wikipedia

Tuber ladder fern, (Nephrolepis cordifolia) is a fern native to northern Australia and Asia. It has many common names including erect sword fern, narrow sword fern and ladder fern, fishbone fern, and herringbone fern. It is similar to the related fern Nephrolepis exaltata.

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Conservation Summary

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