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Singlesorus spleenwort
Asplenium monanthes

Family: Aspleniaceae
Genus: Asplenium (ass-PLEE-nee-um) (Info)
Species: monanthes (mon-AN-theez) (Info)

Category:

Ferns

Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:

Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:

Unknown - Tell us

Sun Exposure:

Light Shade

Partial to Full Shade

Danger:

N/A

Bloom Color:

Inconspicuous/none

Bloom Time:

N/A

Foliage:

Grown for foliage

Other details:

Requires consistently moist soil; do not let dry out between waterings

This plant may be considered a protected species; check before digging or gathering seeds

Soil pH requirements:

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)

7.9 to 8.5 (alkaline)

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Gardeners' Notes:

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RatingContent
Neutral

On Nov 27, 2007, MotherNature4 from Bartow, FL (Zone 9a) wrote:

Single-Sorus Spleenwort gets its common name from its distinguishing characteristic: usually one sori per pinna. A Florida endangered species, it is found in limestone outcrops in the Fl. panhandle, Alabama, N. & S. Carolina.