parsley fern


: any of several plants with finely cut foliage that suggests that of parsley: such as
: a tansy (Tanacetum vulgare)
: a lady fern (Athyrium felix-femina)
: a European rock brake (Cryptogramma crispa) that has a short creeping or ascending rhizome and densely tufted leaves of which the outer are sterile and the inner fertile and that grows chiefly on acid upland soils in cool regions

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“Parsley fern.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Jul. 2024.

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