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Cinnamon Fern

Osmundastrum cinnamomeum

Description:

As the fern emerges from the ground in early spring it is covered in a light brownish-colored wool but it is quickly lost.

Habitat:

gravel, next to a water ditch.

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5 Comments

Greg Shchepanek
Greg Shchepanek 3 years ago

Thank you Shellys Vintage, this is either a cinnamon or interrupted fern, judging by the size I would say cinnamon. Thank you very much for the correction.

Shellys Vintage
Shellys Vintage 3 years ago

Ostrich fern fiddleheads do not have hair. They have brown parchment.

See here....
http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/298...

Must be something else :)

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 9 years ago

Interesting!

C.Sydes
C.Sydes 9 years ago

beautiful, nice spoting

harsuame
harsuame 9 years ago

Fant√°stico bellas series

Greg Shchepanek
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Greg Shchepanek

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Spotted on Apr 16, 2012
Submitted on Apr 17, 2012

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