silvery-spleenwort

silvery spleenwort

noun
a fern, Diplazium pycnocarpon, of eastern North America, having fronds from 20 to 30 inches (50.8 to 76.2 cm) long on yellowish-green stalks.
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silvery spleenwort

noun
1. fern with elongate silvery outgrowths enclosing the developing spores 
2. North American fern with narrow fronds on yellowish leafstalks 
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