Common name: Necklace Fern
Grimwade sheet number: 5a
Original identification: Asplenium flabellifolium
Distribution (from Flora of Victoria): Vic. All regions except MMAL, LMAL - all states; New Zealand.
Occurs in caves, under rock ledges, in crevices, on logs and tree trunks, on stream banks, or in rocks above cliffs or waterfalls. Such habitats can occur in a wide rage of vegetation types, from dry woodland to rainforest. Able to rapidly colonize suitable sites by vegetative reproduction.