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Noun1.Matteuccia - small genus sometimes included in genus OnocleaMatteuccia - small genus sometimes included in genus Onoclea; in some classifications both genera are placed in Polypodiaceae
fern genus - genera of ferns and fern allies
Athyriaceae, Dryopteridaceae, family Athyriaceae, family Dryopteridaceae - alternative names for one of a number of families into which the family Polypodiaceae has been subdivided in some classification systems
fiddlehead, Matteuccia struthiopteris, Onoclea struthiopteris, ostrich fern, Pteretis struthiopteris, shuttlecock fern - tall fern of northern temperate regions having graceful arched fronds and sporophylls resembling ostrich plumes
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It's not a huge job but it takes time, there are remnants of bold shuttlecock fern, Matteuccia struthiopteris and the spent stems of a spreading spurge, Euphorbia sikkimensis.
Components of the Essential Oil from Matteuccia struthiopteris.
However, in matteuccia struthiopteris, the shuttlecock fern, this eruption is symmetrical - an enthralling sight when the population explodes simultaneously into growth.
Only two species on that list were actually observed in the park during this study: Matteuccia struthiopteris (state imperiled) and Taxus canadensis (state endangered).
If you have a dull, shady corner,planting possibilities extend to a rich diversity of textures and cool shades of green,including finely quiltedhostas,Fatsia japonica and unfurling ferns such as Matteuccia struthiopteris, the shuttlecockfern, whose leaves can grow to 1.
During the summer there is a high production of herbaceous plants, including many important browse species like Cicerbita alpina, Equisetum fluviatile, Athyrium filix-femina, Matteuccia struthiopteris, and Dryopteris expansa (Saether and Heim 1993).
Matteuccia struthiopteris is usually known as the shuttlecock, or ostrich fern.
In contrast to the concept of the fern shoot apex as a zoned meristem are recent investigations that describe in great detail the histological organization and development of the shoot apex in Matteuccia (Ma & Steeves, 1994, 1995).
Though harvested commercially for years in the northeastern United States and in western Canada as a seasonal delicacy, Matteuccia struthiopteris seems to be the common element in several outbreaks of food poisoning this past May, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Atlanta.
Matteuccia struthiopteris segregates [micro]Lobally into minimally divergent (0.
The Shuttlecock or Ostrich fern, Matteuccia struthiopteris, is a suitable one for any smaller garden, with its upright, shuttlecock appearance and relatively well-behaved habit of growth.