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

Hartstongue 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] Adderstongues

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

Family: Fern [Pteropsida]

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