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Lecanopteris celebica, Ant Fern

Lecanopteris celebica

Ant Fern
Family: Polypodiaceae
Origin: Sulawesi, Indonesia
CaudexSmall shrub 2-5 ftShadeSemi-shadeEpiphyteOrnamental foliage

Lecanopteris celebica is a epiphytic fern having swollen hollow rhizomes that provide homes for symbiotic ants. It grow on the branches of trees with lots of water and little to some sun.



Lecanopteris celebica, Ant Fern
Lecanopteris celebica, Ant Fern
Lecanopteris celebica, Ant Fern


Link to this plant:
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