Pteridaceae : Astrolepis sinuata
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cultivated in NY Botanical Garden propagation house, 2003.
Stellate hairs (actually highly reduced scales) on the adaxial (upper) surface of the blade give Astrolepis its name (Astro, star; lepis, scale).
Copyright © 2001 by Robbin Moran (contact: sv22@cornell.edu) [ref. DOL4476]
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