"The Silver Fern" Wilderness Landscape
Here is New Zealand's national symbol, the Silver Fern - Cyathea dealbata
- in its native forest setting.
This fern is named
for the white underside of the mature fronds, Well
known worldwide as a
New Zealand sporting icon, it was first turned into a trademark by the NZ Dairy industry in 1885.
This painting is Acrylic on board, and its wonderful moody coloring evokes the mysteries of the New Zealand bush.