Ferneries

Greenhouses in which ferns are grown; may also be used for gardens or other outdoor areas devoted primarily to ferns. For small containers designed to hold ferns, use "ferneries (planters)" or "terrariums.".

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ferneries
fernery
varenkassen Dutch
varenkas Dutch
helechales Spanish
helechal Spanish

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Greenhouses in which ferns are grown; may also be used for gardens or other outdoor areas devoted primarily to ferns. For small containers designed to hold ferns, use "ferneries (planters)" or "terrariums."

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300259220. The J. Paul Getty Trust.