Colin Mills, compiler of the Hortus Camdenensis, died in late November 2012 after a short illness. As he always considered the Hortus his legacy, it is his family's intention to keep the site running in perpetuity. It will not, however, be updated in the near future.


A family of terrestrial ferns of 6 genera and some 50 species from tropical to southern temperate regions.  [FNSW].  Represented in the Hortus by a single species of tree fern obtained locally.

Plants in this Family

  1. Dicksonia antarctica Labill.