tuber fern

noun

Definition of tuber fern

: a common tropical fern (Nephrolepis cordifolia) with bright green leaves on shaggy stipes and small fleshy edible tubers along the prostrate stolons

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“Tuber fern.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tuber%20fern. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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