Definition of Golden polypody

1. Noun. Tropical American fern with brown scaly rhizomes cultivated for its large deeply lobed deep bluish-green fronds; sometimes placed in genus Polypodium.

Exact synonyms: Phlebodium Aureum, Polypodium Aureum, Rabbit's-foot Fern, Serpent Fern
Generic synonyms: Fern
Group relationships: Genus Phlebodium, Phlebodium



2. Noun. Mat-forming lithophytic or terrestrial fern with creeping rootstocks and large pinnatifid fronds found throughout North America and Europe and Africa and east Asia.

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Golden Polypody

golden oldie
golden oldies
golden opportunities
golden opportunity
golden oriole
golden palace monkey
golden palace monkeys
golden parachute
golden parachutes
golden pea
golden pheasant
golden pheasants
golden pholiota
golden plover
golden plovers
golden polypody (current term)
golden pothos
golden potto
golden ragwort
golden rain
golden ratio
golden retriever
golden rice
golden rule
golden rules
golden saxifrage
golden seal
golden section
golden shiner

Literary usage of Golden polypody

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1. An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States, Canada and the British by Nathaniel Lord Britton, Addison Brown (1913)
"Polypodium vulgäre L. Common or golden polypody. Fig. 83. Polypodium vulgäre L. Sp. PI. 1085. 1753. covered with cinnamon-colored scales. ..."

2. Plant Names, Scientific and Popular, Including in the Case of Each Plant the by Albert Brown Lyons (1900)
"... Ever-fern, Golden Maidenhair*, golden polypody, Golden-locks, Moss Fern, Wall Fern, Wood Fern, Polypody of the Oak, Polypody of the Wall; Ger. ..."

3. Our Ferns in Their Haunts: A Guide to All the Native Species by Willard Nelson Clute (1901)
"Among its common names are adder's fern, golden polypody, golden-locks, moss fern, stone fern, stone brake and wall fern. Most of these are of obvious ..."

4. Hortus Kewensis; Or, A Catalogue of the Plants Cultivated in the Royal by William Aiton (1813)
"... sp. pi. bp I6o> golden polypody. t Nat. of the West Indies. Cult, before 1742, bv Robert James Lord Petre. Fl. March and April. S. 3/. vulgäre, 5. ..."

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