Category: Pteridophytes

Pteridophytes are plants with true vascular tissue but they don’t produce flowers or seeds,instead they reproduce via spores,Pteridophytes has leaves, roots but instead of trunk like plants, they have rhizome. They mostly grow in wet and soft areas and even on concreate walls, pteridophytes provides earth with oxygen and they are eaten by animal and humans, have medicinal use and also planted as ornamentals plants.

Buckler fern

Dryopteris- Buckler fern and it’s importance

Buckler fern Image Source Scientific Name: Dryopteris Common Name: Commonly known as wood fern, male fern. Description: Dryopteris or buckler fern have almost 250 species. It is native to Eastern Asia, the Americas, Europe, Africa, and the...

Osmundastrum cinnamomeum

Cinnamon Fern

Cinnamon Fern (Osmundastrum cinnamomeum) Osmundastrum cinnamomeum is commonly known as cinnamon fern.



Selaginella Common names: Spike moss, Resurrection plant Scientific name: Selaginella sp. Distribution: About 700 species are found distributed worldwide and in several parts of Caribbean. They are usually found in tropical habitats. Description: They...