Herbarium specimen: Athyrium filix-femina var. incisum
|Taxon:||Woodsiaceae: Athyrium filix-femina var. incisum|
|Filed in taxon folder:||Woodsiaceae: Athyrium filix-femina var. incisum|
|Collected by:||Mr Hewett Cottrell Watson|
|Locality:||Cultivated Garden. Root supposed to have come from South Wales|
|ex herb:||Rev. Augustin Ley|
|Institution:||University of Birmingham (BIRM)|
|notes:||Spores smooth "In estimating length of stipes, some allowance needs to be made for conditions: plants which grow apart, not smothered by other herbage, should be contracted. My garden examples stand clear, each root apart" H C Watson (note in Herb. Boswell) [suggests cultivation was to test whether variety breeding true??]|
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Documented by chrisu on 1st June 2010.
Checked by oldnick
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