Definition of Osmunda cinnamonea
1. Noun. New World fern having woolly cinnamon-colored spore-bearing fronds in early spring later surrounded by green fronds; the early uncurling fronds are edible.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Osmunda Cinnamonea
Literary usage of Osmunda cinnamonea
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Annual Report of the Wisconsin State Horticultural Society by Wisconsin State Horticultural Society (1894)
"... osmunda cinnamonea, seeks places still more moist and may be found in the edge of brushy swamps or boggy springs, but spreads out to dryer places. ..."