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Scientific Name: Davallia sp.
Pronunciation: DAY-vall-ee-uh
Common Name: rabbit's foot fern
Family Name: Davalliaceae
Plant Type: Fern, Indoor foliage plant
Key ID Features: Fronds twice or thrice compound and arising from a thick, fuzzy runner-like rhizome.
Course(s): HORT 1193/1293

Habit: Open
Form: Mounded
Texture: Medium
Mature Size:
Height:0.4 - 0.7m
Spread:0.6 - 1.0m
Origin: (Fiji)
Hardiness Rating: Zone 10: (-1 to 4 C)
Exposure: Deep shade, Filtered shade
Soil/ Growing Medium:
Water Use: Moderate
Landscape Uses: Floristry, Hanging basket, Indoor plant
Additional Info: Google
rabbit's foot fern
Leaf Morphology: Glossary
Form: Compound, Fern-like
Arrangement: Alternate
Texture/ Venation: Leathery
Surfaces: Lustrous
Compound Leaf: Tripinnate
Colour in Fall: Green
Leaf(let) Terms:
Shapes: Deltoid
Apices: Acute
Bases: Rounded
Margins: Incised
Additional Info: Fronds 3- 4 pinnate

Inflorescence Type: n/a
Flower Morphology:n/a
Colour (petals): No flowers
Flower Time at Peak:
Fruit Type: Sporangium (spores)
Fruit Colour: Brown
Fruiting Time:
Bark or Stem Colour:
Additional Info:rhizomes "furry"
Organ Modifications: Rhizomes, rhizomes thick and 'hairy'

Propagation: Spore, Division - below ground parts
Plant Care:
Optimal Temp.: Medium indoor temperature
Light Level:Low indoor light level
Pest Susceptibility: Mold, Scale insects, ( Pest resistant, Disease resistant, Rabbit resistant )
(GNH) GreeNHouse
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