What does holly fern mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term holly fern:

Princeton's WordNet

  1. holly fern(noun)

    any of various ferns of the genus Polystichum having fronds with texture and gloss like holly

  2. holly fern, Cyrtomium aculeatum, Polystichum aculeatum(noun)

    tropical Old World fern having glossy fronds suggestive of holly; sometimes placed in genus Polystichum


  1. holly fern

    Holly fern is a type of evergreen fern named for the holly-like appearance of its fronds. It is from the genera Cyrtomium, which includes around 15-20 species. Holly ferns are known for their glossy, bright green foliage and they are native to various regions across Asia, Africa, and the Pacific Islands. These ferns are often grown as ornamental plants due to their aesthetic appeal and their ability to thrive in various conditions, both indoors and outdoors.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of holly fern in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of holly fern in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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