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Synonyms for hart's-tongue

tropical American terrestrial fern with leathery lanceolate fronds

Eurasian fern with simple lanceolate fronds

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As we sat at a picnic table amongst the towering and vibrant ash and maple trees, Don and I shared ideas for all the different natural ecosystems that exist in the park, each with their unique complex of flora and fauna, including the American hart's-tongue fern, Indiana bat and the globally rare meromictic (no seasonal mixing of surface and bottom waters) Glacier Lake.
It is moulded with the leaves of the Asplenium scolopendrium, better known as the hart's-tongue fern.
Include a few evergreen varieties such as the glossy- leaved hart's-tongue fern and the male fern, or Dryopteris filix-mas, which has coarse-looking fronds and suits dry and impoverished soil.