Wild Flowers Provence

Identify wild flowers, trees, shrubs, orchids and other plants in Provence, France.

Environ 2800 photos de près de 700 plantes sauvages.  Comment le voir en français.
Around 2800 photos of nearly 700 wild plants: guide.

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Asplenium onopteris

Doradille des ânes
Acute Leaved Spleenwort


Additional information

Plant family


Provence Verte

Leaf type



40 cm


This bright, shiny fern grows in rock crevices and old walls, in higher as well as lower altitudes. The brown areas beneath the leaves contain the spores, the productive organs.


Bipinnate leaflets on either side of the stem, each leaflet is further subdivided. Fronds: Triangular in outline, curved and tapering to the tip. Each frond has 15 pairs of serrated leaflets on either side of the stem, each leaflet is further subdivided, 20-40 cm long.

Fruits Seeds

Sori: a cluster of spore-producing structures, visible on the underside of the leaf.

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