Fern large. The rhizomes are available in an oblique
on the floor, and from the same place the fronds, which can reach two meters in height. They have triangular shape with apex ended tip pinkish -
color, and are carriers of the sporangia, which open in two flaps, encouraging the reproduction with the
of spores. The remaining green leaves are on
long petiole and robust, and are formed by
leaflets prepared two to two,
opposite. It grows on peat land, along the canals. Is collected in
Tannin, osmundina acid filícico, mucilages.
Instructions for use powders, decoction, enolito, tincture.
With the fronds are manufactured mattresses and pillows that
anti - called action. Is often used as an ornamental plant from inside. Externally possesses any effectiveness in plasters on the wound or in areas attacked by rheumatism.