old world climbing fern
(Cav.) R. Br.
Description: Old World climbing fern growing on cypress trees in southern Florida. The weed forms huge skirts that fires can climb to reach tree tops. Trees without the fern usually survive fire.
Image type: Field
Image location: Florida, United States
Specimen in collection: No
Name: Peggy Greb
Organization: USDA Agricultural Research Service
Country: United States