Asplenium scolopendrium


Asplenium scolopendrium, known as hart’s-tongue or hart’s-tongue fern is a fern in the genus Asplenium, of the Northern Hemisphere



Asplenium scolopendrium is an evergreen fern forming a rosette of arching, rich green, strap-shaped fronds 30-75cm in length, the margins often undulate. Spores borne in conspicuous transverse stripes beneath the fronds.  They are evergreen ferns with short, usually erect rhizomes bearing a rosette of slightly leathery fronds, commonly called the harts tongue fern.

Additional information

Common Name

Harts Tongue Fern


0.1-0.5 m

Eventual Spread

0.1-0.5 m

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