Telmatoblechnum indicum facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsSwamp water fern
|Growing near Botany Bay, Australia|
Telmatoblechnum indicum (many synonyms including Blechnum indicum) or the swamp water fern is often seen growing on sandy soils in swampy areas. The specific epithet indicum is from Latin, revealing this plant was first collected in the East Indies (Java). Indigenous Australians used the starchy rhizome as food.
In Spanish: Blechnum indicum para niños
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