Tree Fern

  • (noun): Any of numerous usually tropical ferns having a thick woody stem or caudex and a crown of large fronds; found especially in Australia and New Zealand; chiefly of the families Cyatheaceae and Marattiaceae but some from Polypodiaceae.

Some articles on tree fern, ferns, tree, fern:

Cibotium Menziesii
... The Hāpuʻu ʻiʻi or Hawaiian Tree Fern (Cibotium menziesii) is a species of tree fern that is endemic to the islands of Hawaiʻi ... It is also known as the Male Tree Fern, and Cibotium glaucum is deemed the Female Tree Fern due to differences in color ...
Juan Fernández Islands - Ecology - Flora
... which are flowering plants, and 50 are ferns ... to 500 m (1,600 ft) montane forests from 500 m (1,640 ft) to 700 m (2,300 ft), with dense tree cover of Cuminia fernandezia, Fagara, and Rhaphithamnus venustus tree fern forests from 700 m (2,300 ft) to ... Endemic tree fern species of southern hemisphere genus Dicksonia (D ...
List Of Native New Zealand Ferns - Cyatheaceae
... Cyathea colensoi - Mountain tree fern Cyathea cunninghamii - Gully tree fern, Slender tree fern or Ponga Cyathea dealbata - Silver tree fern, Silver fern ...

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    No tree is so wedded to the water, and harmonizes so well with still streams.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)