- Conventional foliage leaf, not modified in any way.See also eophyll.
Expanded glossary of Cycad terms . 2014.
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fern — fernless, adj. fernlike, adj. /ferrn/, n. any seedless, nonflowering vascular plant of the class Filicinae, of tropical to temperate regions, characterized by true roots produced from a rhizome, triangular fronds that uncoil upward and have a… … Universalium
Fern — /ferrn/, n. a female given name. * * * Any of about 10,000–12,000 species (division Filicophyta) of nonflowering vascular plants that have true roots, stems, and complex leaves and reproduce by spores. Though ferns were once classified with the… … Universalium
cotyledon — Seed leaf; the first embryonic leaf of a plant embryo. See also eophyll. Cf. euphyll … Expanded glossary of Cycad terms
eophyll — First leaf produced by a seedling. See also euphyll … Expanded glossary of Cycad terms