Nardoo …

Some species of water plant are rather unusual, this is one from last week’s field trip, Nardoo, or Marsilea hirsuta, Check out the ‘leaves’, actually they are fern fronds that drop spores into the water until the next wet season.

Marsilea hirsuta

Marsilea hirsuta

???????????????????????????????prices point 064This ‘frond’ is surrounded by other aquatic plants which I have yet to identify. Click to enlarge, it’s a large file.

About Tom Harley

Amateur ecologist and horticulturalist and CEO of Kimberley Environmental Horticulture Inc. (Tom Harley)
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