Family: Fern [Pteropsida]


Adiantum

Anogramma

Asplenium

Athyrium

Azolla

Blechnum

Botrychium

Cryptogramma

Cyrtomium

Cystopteris

Dicksonia

Dryopteris

Gymnocarpium

Hymenophyllum

Matteuccia

Onoclea

Ophioglossum

Oreopteris

Osmunda

Phegopteris

Polypodium

Polystichum

Pteridium

Pteris

Thelypteris

Trichomanes

Woodsia

The Ferns in this section are all grouped together here under 'Ferns', but are also split up into separate Families,
 Maidenhair [Adiantaceae]
 Spleenwort [Aspleniaceae]
 Hard-Fern [Blechnaceae]
 Parsley-Ferns [Cryptogrammaceae]
 Bracken [Dennstaedtiaceae]
 Male Buckler-Ferns [Dryopteridaceae]
 Filmy Ferns [Hymenophyllaceae]
 Pillwort [Marsileaceae]
 Ostrich & Sensitive Ferns [Onocleaceae]
 Royal Fern [Osmundaceae]
 Polypody Ferns [Polypodiaceae]
 Water-Ferns [Salviniaceae]
 Marsh & Beech Ferns [Thelypteridaceae]
 Woodsia Ferns [Woodsiaceae]



[ASPLENIUM] Spleenworts

Hart's-tongue Fern. (Asplenium scolopendrium [Formerly: Phyllitis scolopendrium]) Photo: © RWD

Black Spleenwort (Asplenium adiantum-nigrum) Photo: © RWD

Maidenhair Spleenwort. (Asplenium trichomanes) Photo: © RWD

Rusty-Back Fern (Asplenium ceterach) Photo: © RWD

Sea Spleenwort (Asplenium maritimum) Photo: © Paula O'Meara

Wall-rue. (Asplenium ruta-muraria) Photo: © RWD

Green Spleenwort (Asplenium viride) Photo: © Dawn Nelson



[ADIANTUM] Maidenhair Fern

Maidenhair Fern (Adiantum capillus-veneris) Photo: © RWD



[AZOLLA] Water Fern

Water Fern (Azola filiculoides). Photo: © RWD



[BLECHNUM] Hard-Ferns

Hard-Fern (Blechnum spicant) Photo: © RWD



[CRYPTOGRAMMA] Parsley Fern

Parsley Fern. [Cryptogramma crispa] Photo: © RWD



[POLYPODIUM] Polypodys

Common Polypody (Polypodium vulgare) Photo: © RWD



[POLYSTICHUM] Shield-ferns

Hard Shield-Fern (Polystichum aculeatum) Photo: © RWD



[PTERIDIUM] Bracken

Bracken (Pteridium aquilinum) Photo: © RWD



[DRYOPTERIS] Buckler-Ferns

Male-Fern (Dryopteris filix-mas) Photo: © RWD



[ATHYRIUM] Lady-Ferns

Lady-Fern (Athyrium filix-femina) Photo: © RWD



[OSMUNDA] Royal Fern

Royal Fern (Osmunda regalis) Photo: © RWD



[MATTEUCCIA] Ostrich Fern

Ostrich Fern (Matteuccia struthiopteris) Photo: © John Brailsford



[OPHIOGLOSSUM] Adder's-tongues

Adder's-tongue (Ophioglossum vulgatum) Photo: © Rachel Knowles

Family: Fern [Pteropsida]

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