Matteuccia struthiopteris

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Synonyms for Matteuccia struthiopteris

tall fern of northern temperate regions having graceful arched fronds and sporophylls resembling ostrich plumes

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These sites sometimes include such Yukon rarities as Maianthemum canadensis (wild lily-of-the-valley) (Cody, 2000:616) and Matteuccia struthiopteris (ostrich fern).
Only two species on that list were actually observed in the park during this study: Matteuccia struthiopteris (state imperiled) and Taxus canadensis (state endangered).
If you have a dull, shady corner,planting possibilities extend to a rich diversity of textures and cool shades of green,including finely quiltedhostas,Fatsia japonica and unfurling ferns such as Matteuccia struthiopteris, the shuttlecockfern, whose leaves can grow to 1.
During the summer there is a high production of herbaceous plants, including many important browse species like Cicerbita alpina, Equisetum fluviatile, Athyrium filix-femina, Matteuccia struthiopteris, and Dryopteris expansa (Saether and Heim 1993).
Matteuccia struthiopteris is usually known as the shuttlecock, or ostrich fern.
Vascular differentiation in the shoot apex of Matteuccia struthiopteris.