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Related to buckler fern: Dryopteris dilatata
, wood fern
Synonyms for buckler 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 few broad buckler ferns
were flourishing, protected from the cold by the understorey of rhododendrons that give shelter to so much of the wildlife here.
The buckler ferns
, Dryopteris, have the fragrance of newly- mown hay, while the mountain fern (Oreopteris limbosperma) smells of lemons.