Definition of Japanese shield fern
- Autumn fern, also called Japanese shield fern, can be used as a massed ground cover in shady areas, and grows about 2 feet tall.
- —Joan Brookwell, Sun-Sentinel (Fort Lauderdale, Florida), 24 Oct. 1997
Love words? You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.
Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:
What made you want to look up Japanese shield fern? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).