Leaves are about 75 cm (30 inches) long and 25 cm (10 inches) wide and grow in circular clusters. Lady Fern. However, Lady fern is not only found in the house.
All Blechnaceae Blechnum Woodwardia.
• LADY FERN (noun) The noun LADY FERN has 1 sense:. Species: felix-femina. There is a great deal of confusion between these and ferns of genus Asplenium due to only scant variations in morphology.
Other common names: Northern Lady Fern Other scientific names: Aspidium angustum, Asplenium filix-femina, Athyrium angustum French names: Athyrie fougère-femelle Family: Wood Fern Family (Dryopteridaceae) Distinctive features: Scaly lower main stalk, lower 2 pinnae point downwards, comma-shaped indusia.
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Similar species: • Spinulose Wood Fern (Dryopteris carthusiana) People in Victorian times were crazy about Lady fern. Characteristic of the genus are curved or horseshoe-shaped spore-producing clusters (sori) that are covered by a fringed, membranous protective structure (indusium).
However, Lady fern is not only found in the house. Learn about their physical characteristics, life cycle, genetics, evolutionary history, and classification. Genus: Athyrium.
The lady-fern genus Athyrium and the allies (athyrioid ferns) (Figs. People in Victorian times were crazy about Lady fern. Hardy Ferns in Cultivation. Highly variable in appearance over its range, Subarctic lady fern is typically a large, clustered fern, 2-3 ft. tall.
Members of the new genus also bear a distinct DNA sequence spelling GAGA. Pop music megastar Lady Gaga is being honored with the name of a new genus of ferns found in Central and South America, Mexico, Arizona and Texas. The lady fern is one of the prettiest of the deciduous hardy ferns, with delicate, lacy, fresh-green ladder-like foliage. Leaves and stems: .
It looks great planted in bold swathes with other shade-loving plants in a sheltered shady woodland edge, shrub or mixed border. I have something that is eating the leaves on my little oak fern, lady fern, cinnamon fern and sensitivity fern. Many people use it to decorate their homes. Genus name comes from Greek athyros meaning "doorless" in reference to the slowly opening hinged indusia (spore covers). Athyrium (lady-fern) is a genus of about 180 species of terrestrial ferns, with a cosmopolitan distribution.It is placed in the family Athyriaceae, in the order Polypodiales. Pteridophyta – Ferns Class: Filicopsida Order: Polypodiales Family: Dryopteridaceae – Wood Fern family Genus: Athyrium Roth – ladyfern Species: Athyrium filix-femina (L.) Roth – common ladyfern Ferns have true roots, stems, and complex leaves and constitute an ancient division of plants. Common Names: Northern Lady Fern Genus: Athyrium Species: felix-femina Parts Used: the leaves are used for decoration. All Dennstaedtiaceae Dennstaedtia Pteridium.
Woodsiaceae (lady fern family) This Genus’s Species in New England: Athyrium angustum; Athyrium asplenioides; Athyrium nipponicum; Visit this genus in the Dichotomous Key Other common names: Northern Lady Fern Other scientific names: Aspidium angustum, Asplenium filix-femina, Athyrium angustum French names: Athyrie fougère-femelle Family: Wood Fern Family (Dryopteridaceae) Distinctive features: Scaly lower main stalk, lower 2 pinnae point downwards, comma-shaped indusia. Athyrium filix-femina is now commonly split into three species, typical A. filix-femina, A. angustum (narrow lady fern) and A. asplenioides (southern lady fern).. Athyrium filix-femina is cespitose (the fronds arising from a central point as a clump rather than along a rhizome).The deciduous fronds are light yellow-green, 20–90 centimetres (7.9–35.4 in) long and 5–25 cm (2.0–9.8 in) broad.
Fern, class of several thousand species of nonflowering vascular plants that reproduce by spores.
1. most widely grown fern of the genus Athyrium for its delicate foliage Familiarity information: LADY FERN used as a noun is very rare.
Common Names: Northern Lady Fern Genus: Athyrium Species: felix-femina Parts Used: the leaves are used for decoration. The Plants Database includes the following 3 subspecies of Athyrium filix-femina .
Lady Fern. A genus is a group of closely related species; in this case, 19 species of ferns will carry the name Gaga.At one stage of its life, the new genus Gaga has somewhat fluid definitions of gender and bears a striking resemblance to one of Gaga's famous costumes.