EPPO Global Database

Adiantum reniforme(ADIRE)

Code created in: 2014-10-15

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: ADIRE
  • Preferred name: Adiantum reniforme
  • Authority: Linnaeus


China, Madagascar and Mascarene Islands, Macaronesia. Cultivated as an ornamental pot fern. Used medicinally in China. The forms on different islands have been given distinct names, not elaborated here

Common names
Name Language
kidney-leaved fern English
nierenblättriger Frauenhaarfarn German
capillaire réniforme French
feto-redondo Portuguese
njurformig adiantum Swedish
nyrebladet venusbregne Danish
héyè tiě xiàn jué Chinese
荷叶铁线蕨 Chinese