Hymenophyllum wilsonii

Range & Status

Native. An oceanic Boreo-temperate fern; confined to the hyperoceanic zone of Western Europe and Macaronesia. Found in western Britain and Ireland.

Regional Distribution

Only found on Bodmin Moor and West Penwith granite moorland areas.

Habitat & Ecology

Found amongst granite boulders, on clitter slopes and in granite tor crevices. It needs high humidity all year round.


No present ones known.


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