Posts from ‘December, 2010’

Winter woods staring lush licorice fern (and moss)

I love licorice ferns. They wither in our dry Summers, but a bit of rain comes and they emerge fresh and stay lush all winter. The snow and a serious cold spell we had in November, made no difference to them. Licorice fern, Polypodium glycyrrhiza, grow in shady forests on the trunks of bigleaf maples, […]