Dryopteris goldiana


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Noun1.Dryopteris goldiana - North American fern with a blackish lustrous stipe
buckler fern, shield fern - any of various ferns of the genera Dryopteris or Polystichum or Lastreopsis having somewhat shield-shaped coverings on the sori
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A native to northeastern North America, Dryopteris goldiana, or Goldie's fern, is one of the tallest types.
Ferns in the mesic woods include Adiantum pedatum, Athyrium pycnocarpon, Botrychium virginianum, Cystopteris protrusa, Dryopteris goldiana, Dryopteris carthusiana, Onoclea sensibilis, and Polystichum acrostichoides (rare).