Dicksonia L' Hér.
Description of the genus
Stem erect, trunk-like. Fronds large, narrowed at the base; fertile segments modified with reduced lamina parts. Sori with outer indusium little differentiated from lamina.
Derivation of name: Dicksonia: named after J. Dickson, English botanist.
Comment: 1 taxon introduced in Southern Africa.
Worldwide: 20-25 species, pantropical
We have 1 taxa in the database for Dicksonia.