Synonyms

1. broad_buckler-fern

noun. European shield fern.

Synonyms

  • buckler fern
  • genus Dryopteris
  • Dryopteris
  • shield fern

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Words that Rhyme with Maidenhair Fern

  • unconcern
  • concern
  • upturn
  • sauterne
  • return
  • new-bern
  • mckern
  • mcgurn
  • laverne
  • discern
  • amburn
  • alpern
  • sturn
  • stirn
  • sterne
  • stern
  • stearne
  • stearn
  • spurn
  • ohern
  • o'hern
  • ohearn
  • o'hearn
  • obyrne
  • o'byrne
  • o'beirne
  • aherne
  • ahern
  • ahearn
  • adjourn

Example sentences of the word maidenhair-fern


1. Noun Phrase
Ferns such as the Boston fern and maidenhair fern are safe, as are most palms.

2. Noun Phrase
It is more tolerant of sun than the maidenhair fern, but less tolerant of drought.

3. Noun Phrase
It works well as a houseplant, and requires less humidity than the maidenhair fern.

4. Noun Phrase
The delicate native maidenhair fern (Adiantum pedatum) must have full shade and moist soil to thrive.

2. maidenhair

noun. any of various small to large terrestrial ferns of the genus Adiantum having delicate palmately branched fronds.

Synonyms

  • Adiantum tenerum
  • Adiantum
  • American maidenhair fern
  • common maidenhair
  • Adiantum bellum
  • maidenhair fern
  • Bermuda maidenhair
  • Venushair
  • Venus maidenhair
  • Adiantum pedatum
  • Venus'-hair fern
  • Bermuda maidenhair fern
  • brittle maidenhair
  • southern maidenhair
  • fern
  • genus Adiantum
  • Adiantum capillus-veneris
  • five-fingered maidenhair fern

Etymology

  • hair (English)
  • her (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • maiden (English)

3. wood-fern

noun. any of various ferns of the genus Dryopteris.

Synonyms

  • marginal wood fern
  • fragrant cliff fern
  • Dryopteris oreades
  • woodfern
  • fern
  • male fern
  • leatherleaf wood fern
  • mountain male fern
  • Dryopteris marginalis
  • Dryopteris
  • genus Dryopteris
  • fragrant shield fern
  • wood fern
  • Dryopteris fragrans
  • Dryopteris filix-mas
  • fragrant wood fern

4. fern

noun. ['ˈfɝːn'] any of numerous flowerless and seedless vascular plants having true roots from a rhizome and fronds that uncurl upward; reproduce by spores.

Synonyms

  • scaly fern
  • chain fern
  • hay-scented
  • Parathelypteris simulata
  • umbrella fern
  • flowering fern
  • nonflowering plant
  • sensitive fern
  • Pityrogramma calomelanos
  • felt fern
  • Phyllitis scolopendrium
  • glade fern
  • bamboo fern
  • Dryopteris thelypteris
  • pteridophyte
  • hart's-tongue
  • Pteris serrulata
  • Cheilanthes gracillima
  • Thelypteris dryopteris
  • crepe fern
  • golden polypody
  • Microgramma-piloselloides
  • Phlebodium aureum
  • Asplenium ceterach
  • spider fern
  • christella
  • adder's tongue fern
  • false bracken
  • Athyrium thelypteroides
  • Drynaria rigidula
  • bracken
  • Onoclea struthiopteris
  • Marattia salicina
  • evergreen wood fern
  • Helminthostachys zeylanica
  • New York fern
  • Oleandra neriiformis
  • silver fern
  • king fern
  • Asplenium nigripes
  • Tectaria macrodonta
  • scale fern
  • Massachusetts fern
  • spider brake
  • Scolopendrium nigripes
  • Parathelypteris novae-boracensis
  • Pityrogramma chrysophylla
  • leatherleaf fern
  • Mohria caffrorum
  • cliff brake
  • limestone fern
  • Thelypteris simulata
  • Pteridium esculentum
  • Christmas fern
  • Pteridium aquilinum
  • shield fern
  • Olfersia cervina
  • beech fern
  • leather fern
  • Anogramma leptophylla
  • osmund
  • Cyclophorus lingua
  • curly grass
  • cliff-brake
  • Asplenium nidus
  • maidenhair
  • Schizaea pusilla
  • snake polypody
  • aquatic fern
  • shuttlecock fern
  • Anemia adiantifolia
  • Cyrtomium aculeatum
  • holly fern
  • bear's-paw fern
  • gold fern
  • oak fern
  • lipfern
  • Diplopterygium longissimum
  • filmy fern
  • Deparia acrostichoides
  • Pteretis struthiopteris
  • Coniogramme japonica
  • Microsorium punctatum
  • class Filicinae
  • Solanopteris bifrons
  • staghorn fern
  • silvery spleenwort
  • Indian button fern
  • Prince-of-Wales fern
  • bead fern
  • golden fern
  • Pteris cretica
  • Polystichum adiantiformis
  • Aglaomorpha meyeniana
  • woodsia
  • Schaffneria nigripes
  • Thelypteris palustris
  • pasture brake
  • rasp fern
  • hart's-tongue fern
  • Onoclea sensibilis
  • Athyrium pycnocarpon
  • pine fern
  • Todea superba
  • boulder fern
  • hay-scented fern
  • Ceterach officinarum
  • narrow-leaved spleenwort
  • Prince-of-Wales feather
  • dagger fern
  • Polybotria cervina
  • class Filicopsida
  • lace fern
  • Athyrium filix-femina
  • Doryopteris pedata
  • button fern
  • scented fern
  • tree fern
  • Matteuccia struthiopteris
  • Gymnocarpium dryopteris
  • rock brake
  • bird's nest fern
  • Polypodium aureum
  • Oleandra mollis
  • Diplazium pycnocarpon
  • Tectaria cicutaria
  • fern seed
  • Jersey fern
  • fiddlehead
  • fan fern
  • Polystichum aculeatum
  • Acrostichum aureum
  • bladder fern
  • crape fern
  • Prince-of-Wales plume
  • curly grass fern
  • Sticherus flabellatus
  • strap fern
  • pecopteris
  • ribbon fern
  • Filicinae
  • Dryopteris oreopteris
  • sword fern
  • basket fern
  • ostrich fern
  • lecanopteris
  • wood fern
  • brake
  • annual fern
  • Vittaria lineata
  • Leptopteris superba
  • Asplenium scolopendrium
  • lady fern
  • serpent fern
  • buckler fern
  • bristle fern
  • climbing fern
  • tongue fern
  • polypody
  • oleander fern
  • Pteris multifida
  • northern oak fern
  • maidenhair fern
  • spleenwort
  • Pityrogramma argentea
  • scolopendrium
  • Pellaea rotundifolia
  • grass fern
  • Dennstaedtia punctilobula
  • davallia
  • hand fern
  • ten-day fern
  • doodia
  • Polybotrya cervina
  • Rumohra adiantiformis
  • hard fern
  • Gleichenia flabellata
  • woodfern
  • Filicopsida
  • adder's tongue
  • wood-fern
  • Pyrrosia lingua
  • grape fern
  • Polystichum acrostichoides
  • rabbit's-foot fern
  • Gymnocarpium robertianum
  • film fern
  • lip fern
  • Dryopteris noveboracensis
  • canker brake
  • water fern
  • Todea barbara
  • Oreopteris limbosperma
  • potato fern
  • giant scrambling fern
  • Pityrogramma calomelanos aureoflava
  • marsh fern
  • climbing bird's nest fern
  • mountain fern

Etymology

  • fearn (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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