ostrich fern :
- n tall fern of northern temperate regions having graceful arched fronds and sporophylls resembling ostrich plumes
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- For Fiddlehead delicacy, choose carefully or risk illness
A mound of edible, ostrich fern fiddleheads greeted customers this week at City Market in Burlington. Before cleaning, the heads are sheathed in a thin, papery membrane. Another key to identification: a pronounced, concave stalk.
Sept. 1, 2013 - The Burlington Free Press