silver tree fern

noun

Definition of silver tree fern

: a showy New Zealand tree fern (Cyathea medullaris) frequently cultivated for its handsome crown of much-pinnate fronds which are whitish on the underside

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“Silver tree fern.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/silver%20tree%20fern. Accessed 6 December 2019.

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