hart's-tongue fern

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Related to hart's-tongue fern: Phyllitis scolopendrium
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Synonyms for hart's-tongue fern

tropical American terrestrial fern with leathery lanceolate fronds

Eurasian fern with simple lanceolate fronds

common epiphytic or sometimes terrestrial fern having pale yellow-green strap-shaped leaves

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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.
americanum (Fern.) Kartesz & Gandhi, Hart's-tongue Fern.* S1/LT [Phyllitis scolopendrium var.
Full of arching trees, draped in ivy and clad with spongy green mosses, Hart's-Tongue ferns erupt sporadically, while patches of lush, leafy Dog's Mercury lurk between the tree trunks, dappled in light.