Friday, 6 March 2015

Ceterach officinarum

Ceterach officinarum Rustyback fern


Previously known as Asplenium ceterach this fern is native to west and central Europe, including the Mediterranean. It is found in alkaline rocky places up to an altitude of 2,700m and likes full sun. It was used medicinally as a diuretic.

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