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Nephrolepis cordifolia

Invasive Status in South Africa: NEMBA Cat. 1b

Origin: Australia and Asia

This highly invasive sword fern typically grows in woodland areas. Fronds tend to be dull green in shaded areas and lighter green or yellowish-green when growing in a sunny position. Colonies of this species have invaded vast areas in Kingfisher Creek, most have been removed and follow-up operations are in place.

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Sword fern
Plant Height:
50 cm
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