This section is from the book "Commercial Gardening Vol2", by John Weathers (the Editor). Also available from Amazon: Commercial Gardening, A Practical & Scientific Treatise For Market Gardeners.
A pretty Australian Fern, compact in growth, chiefly valuable for the charming rosy tints on the young fronds. When full grown the fronds are 6-12 in. long and pinnatifid, but young plants in 3-in. pots sell best.