an evergreen fern, Asplenium trichomanes, abundant in woody areas of the North Temperate Zone, having thickly clustered fronds.
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In such a retreat as this ravine the maidenhair spleenwort seems peculiarly at home.How to Know the Ferns | Frances Theodora Parsons
This is a species which in its early days is sometimes confused with the Black maidenhair spleenwort.
The Black maidenhair spleenwort retains its fronds throughout the winter.
A curious feature of the leaf-stalks of the maidenhair spleenwort is that they do not decay at once when the pinnæ fall off.
In some respects this species resembles the maidenhair spleenwort, though there are certain important distinctions.