Story: Ferns and lycophytes

Kidney fern sori (3rd of 4)

Kidney fern sori

The sori of kidney ferns (Trichomanes reniforme) are arranged in little cups around the edge of the leaf.

Using this item

Private collection
Photograph by Iona Wassilieff

This item has been provided for private study purposes (such as school projects, family and local history research) and any published reproduction (print or electronic) may infringe copyright law. It is the responsibility of the user of any material to obtain clearance from the copyright holder.

All images & media in this story

How to cite this page:

Patrick Brownsey, 'Ferns and lycophytes - Reproduction', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 31 March 2023)

Story by Patrick Brownsey, published 24 Sep 2007