genus Dicksonia

noun
tree ferns of temperate Australasia having bipinnatifid or tripinnatifid fronds and usually marginal sori; in some classification systems placed in family Cyatheaceae
Syn: ↑Dicksonia
Hypernyms: ↑fern genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Dicksoniaceae, ↑family Dicksoniaceae
Member Meronyms: ↑soft tree fern, ↑Dicksonia antarctica

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Dicksonia — antarctica Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae …   Wikipedia

  • Dicksonia antarctica — in natural habitat in Gippsland, Australia. Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

  • Dicksonia sellowiana — Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae Division: Pteridophyta Class: Pteridopsida O …   Wikipedia

  • Dicksonia — prop. n. A genus of tree ferns of temperate Australasia having bipinnatifid or tripinnatifid fronds and usually marginal sori; in some classification systems it is placed in the family {Cyatheaceae}. Syn: genus {Dicksonia}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dicksonia arborescens — Saint Helena Tree Fern Conservation status Vulnerable (IUCN 2.3) Scientific classification Ki …   Wikipedia

  • Dicksonia — noun tree ferns of temperate Australasia having bipinnatifid or tripinnatifid fronds and usually marginal sori; in some classification systems placed in family Cyatheaceae • Syn: ↑genus Dicksonia • Hypernyms: ↑fern genus • Member Holonyms:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dicksonia youngiae — Bristly tree fern Bristly Tree fern at Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

  • Dicksonia squarrosa — New Zealand tree fern (wheki) Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae Division …   Wikipedia

  • Dicksonia antarctica — noun of Australia and Tasmania; often cultivated; hardy in cool climates • Syn: ↑soft tree fern • Hypernyms: ↑tree fern • Member Holonyms: ↑Dicksonia, ↑genus Dicksonia …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dicksonia — ID 26952 Symbol Key DICKS Common Name tree fern Family Dicksoniaceae Category Fern Division Pteridophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution N/A Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.