Wall Rue

Name: Wall Rue

Scientific name: Asplenium ruta-muraria

Category: Moss and Lichen

Nature Stars: 40

What are nature stars?

About: A small fern, growing on rocks, walls and mossy branches.

How to identify: An easily recognisable fern, with strange club-shaped 'leaflets' on the frond. One of the commonest ferns on walls.

Where: Widespread.

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Photograph credit: pilaretxebarria

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