genus Onoclea


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Noun1.genus Onoclea - one species: sensitive ferngenus Onoclea - one species: sensitive fern; in some classifications included 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
bead fern, Onoclea sensibilis, sensitive fern - beautiful spreading fern of eastern North America and eastern Asia naturalized in western Europe; pinnately divided fronds show a slight tendency to fold when touched; pinnules enclose groups of sori in beadlike lobes