Post a reply

Image
May 7, 2020 9:00 AM CST
Name: Shannon
Tamarac, FL (Zone 10b)
Hello everyone.
Is this a fern? And if so, what kind? May I repot it using potting mix and keep indoors?
Thumb of 2020-05-07/shinyshay/a2bf6c
Image
May 7, 2020 10:34 AM CST
Name: Daisy I
Reno, Nv (Zone 6b)
Not all who wander are lost
Garden Sages Plant Identifier
It does look like a fern leaf. To identify it, we would have to see the rest of the plant and any details you can provide like, does it have ferny roots?
Life is not a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and proclaiming...."WOW What a Ride!!" -Mark Frost

President: Orchid Society of Northern Nevada
Webmaster: osnnv.org
Image
May 7, 2020 11:08 AM CST
Name: Shannon
Tamarac, FL (Zone 10b)
I don't have any more samples of it but I realized they had unique yellow spots/dots neatly placed on them and I noticed when I plucked it from my moms garden, its roots were extremely invasive, slightly red if that helps, and was even able to wrap themselves around a huge tree.
Image
May 7, 2020 11:16 AM CST
Name: Daisy I
Reno, Nv (Zone 6b)
Not all who wander are lost
Garden Sages Plant Identifier
It must be some type of Polypodium.
Life is not a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and proclaiming...."WOW What a Ride!!" -Mark Frost

President: Orchid Society of Northern Nevada
Webmaster: osnnv.org
Image
May 7, 2020 11:59 AM CST
Name: Lin Vosbury
Sebastian, Florida (Zone 10a)

Region: United States of America Region: Ukraine Region: Florida Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Million Pollinator Garden Challenge
Birds Butterflies Bee Lover Hummingbirder Container Gardener Houseplants
I agree a polypody type fern and I think it might be the Florida native Cabbage Palm Fern (Phlebodium aureum) often seen growing on Sabal Palm (Sabal palmetto) and Saw Palmetto (Serenoa repens). The little bumps are the sporangia (spores):
Thumb of 2020-05-07/plantladylin/33469a

Thumb of 2020-05-07/plantladylin/125481
~ I'm an old gal who still loves playing in the dirt!
~ Playing in the dirt is my therapy ... and I'm in therapy a lot!


Only the members of the Members group may reply to this thread.
Member Login:

( No account? Join now! )

Today's site banner is by RootedInDirt and is called "Echinacea"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.