broad buckler-fern


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Related to broad buckler-fern: male fern, soft shield fern
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Noun1.broad buckler-fern - European shield fern
buckler fern, shield fern - any of various ferns of the genera Dryopteris or Polystichum or Lastreopsis having somewhat shield-shaped coverings on the sori
Dryopteris, genus Dryopteris - large widespread genus of medium-sized terrestrial ferns; in some classification systems placed in Polypodiaceae