Dryopteris filix-mas

Dryopteris filix-mas

Dryopteris filix-mas (L.) Schott.
Engl.: male fern, basket fern, bear's-paw root, knotty brake, male shield fern, shield fern, sweet brake.
Deu.: Wurmfarn, Farnwurzel, Gemeiner Wurmfarn, Natternfarn, Schnackenkraut, Teufelsleiter, Wanzenkraut.
Suom.: kivikkoalvejuuri.
Sven.: träjon.
Bot. syn.: Aspidium filix-mas Swartz, Dryopteris abbreviata auct., Polypodium filix-mas L.

Aspidium.

Classic texts: Rafinesque 1830.

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Archives: Best of the Herbal Forums: 01.2000.

Photo: Dryopteris filix mas 2.

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Photo: Dryopteris filix mas 2.

Fiddleheads in spring. Helsinki bot.g. (Kaisan.), Finland. Planted. 2005-05-20.

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Fern. BGBM, Berlin, Germany. Planted. 1995-06-01.

Photo: Dryopteris filix mas 1.

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Closeup of leaf with spore pattern. BGBM, Berlin, Germany. Planted. 1995-06-01.