Hen & chicken fern
Vascular – Exotic
A sterile hybrid A. bulbiferum x A. dimorphum which is commonly cutlivated throughout the world as A. bulbiferum.
asplenium: From the Greek a- ‘without’ and splene ‘spleen’, a northern hemisphere species, the black spleenwort (Asplenium adiantum-nigrum), was once believed to be a cure for diseases of the spleen.
Reason For Introduction
Asexual spread from bulbils on fronds. A sterile hybrid.
By water and accidental and deliberate plantings of whole plants and/or fronds bearing bulbils