FLORA OF ICELAND elements: Cystopteris fragilis, Brittle Bladder-fern, Tófugras

Cystopteris fragilis; The Brittle Bladder-fern is the most wide-spread and common fern of Iceland. It occurs both in lowlands and highlands in all regions of Iceland. It usually grows in rock crevices and in lava fields. The Icelandic name for this species is Tófugras.

A brief introduction to Iceland plants
Text & Photographs by Dick Vuijk
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Other fern-related species

Other fern-related species

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Natural History of Iceland Site  in Dutch

Natural History of Iceland Site  Dutch