Cyrtomium falcatum

Cyrtomium falcatum (L. f.) C. Presl. (Dryopteridaceae). Esch-sur-Sûre (L). © 2020 by Yves Krippel.Cyrtomium falcatum (L. f.) C. Presl.
EnglishHouse holly-fern
FrançaisFougère-houx, Aspidie en faux
Class: Pteridopsida
Family: Dryopteridaceae


R – extremely rare

Cyrtomium falcatum


Cyrtomium falcatum was observed, on the 4th of July 2020, by Jo Goergen and Patrick Thommes in a ditch near Esch-sur-Sûre. To our knowledge, this is the first documented naturalized occurrence in Luxembourg of this popular garden fern. 

Suggested citation of this webpage

Krippel, Y., 2020. Cyrtomium falcatum (L. f.) C. Presl. In: Online atlas of the pteridophytes of Luxembourg. URL: [11.08.2020].