Pseudodrynaria coronans (Wall. ex Mett.) Ching
- Common Name: Santa Rosa Fern
- Family: Polypodiaceae Bercht. & J. Presl.
- Country of Origin: Phillipines
- Description: Epiphytic or lithophytic. Rhizome creeping, thick, 1.5–3 cm diam., densely scaly throughout; scales pseudopeltate, brown, linear, (5–)10–15(–20) by 0.5–1 mm, sharply toothed at margin. Fronds petiole or a stigma, when the style is absent.">sessile, 70–170 by 20–45(–60) cm, lobed almost to rachis, lobes continuing with wings less than 1 cm broad, the base of laminae broadly rounded to cordate, up to 15 cm broad, subentire or shallowly lobed, brown, like the nest leaves of Drynaria; lobes of the upper part of laminae ascending, usually more than a dozen pairs, linear-subtriangular, attenuately acuminate at apex, entire at margin, 15–40 by 1.5–5 cm, every lobe falling at the abscission along rachis; veins raised on both surfaces, venation drynarioid, or reticulate, main areoles quadrangular, smaller areoles with free included veinlets; coriaceous, green, glabrous. Sori one, or very rarely two, row(s) between main veins, more or less elongate, or sometimes uniting longitudinally, but rarely continuous beyond cross veins.2
- Culture: Grown best in medium light and kept constantly damp.
- Accession # 200900064
- Source: Judy Becker - Lauray of Salisbury
- Accession Date: 09-01-2009
- Bench: 3106 - EVO: Ferns & Magnoliids
- Currently: active - healthy
- Qty: 1 confirmed on 02-25-2023
- Division: Ferns
- Class: Polypodiopsida
- SubClass: Polypodiidae
- Order: Polypodiales
- SubOrder: Polypodiineae
- Family: Polypodiaceae
- The Plant List (2013). Version 1.1. Last accessed on Tuesday, May 08, 2018.
- Aglaomorpha coronans at Ferns of Thailand, Laos and Cambodia. Last accessed on Tuesday, May 08, 2018.
data regenerated on Sat, 04 Mar 2023 11:45:06 -0500 [bcm v4.0]