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Noun1.Dryopteris - large widespread genus of medium-sized terrestrial fernsDryopteris - large widespread genus of medium-sized terrestrial ferns; in some classification systems 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
broad buckler-fern, Dryopteris dilatata - European shield fern
wood fern, woodfern, wood-fern - any of various ferns of the genus Dryopteris
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British native Dryopteris filix-mas grows in the deepest, darkest shade.
While gardens in the Midwest do not offer the same cultural conditions as a rainforest, they provide suitable growing conditions for many types of ferns, including several varieties from the Dryopteris family.
Encourage cottage native bluebells, lily of the valley and gold leaf ferns (Dryopteris affinis) which will spread happily once they feel at home.
Pteridiaceae Dryopteris Kwanjay H Lep odontoloma (Moore) Violaceae Viola biflora L.
DRYOPTERIS ERYTHROSORA Autumn fern THIS is known as the autumn fern - due to its beautiful pink and red tints as it unfurls its foliage in spring.
Athryium nipponicum pictum (Japanese painted fern) Osmunda regalis (Royal fern) Dryopteris erythrosora (Autumn fern) Matteuccia struthiopteris ASK DIARMUID Q In June, a lady called Joyce Spurgeon wrote to you, asking you how she could stop cats leaving their mess her garden.
Good plants for dry shade include Lamium maculatum 'White Nancy', Dryopteris affinis 'Angustata Crispa', Viburnum tinus, Sarcococca confusa, Asplenium scolopendrium 'Angustatum'.
Christensen (1907) cita entre el material examinado de "Dryopteris opposita", la coleccion "Monserrat: Ryan [C (=HH), a type specimen?]", esta informacion se repitio en trabajos floristicos o revisiones posteriores (Sehnem, 1979; Smith, 1983; Ponce, 1995).
Mycorrhizal-like interaction between gametophytes and young sporophytes of the fern Dryopteris muenchii (Filicales) and its fungal endophyte.