Definition of fernery in English:

fernery

noun

  • See fern

    • ‘Be sure to visit the historic fernery while you are there.’
    • ‘We've got rough bark covered in moss and dripping with green fernery, quite a way up the trunk of the tree.’
    • ‘The lily ponds up above the fernery were completely full of silt and the top end of the main lake had to be cleaned.’
    • ‘The fernery near the rose garden had fallen into disrepair, and in 1988 the Christchurch City Council set aside a sum of $6000.00 for its demolition.’
    • ‘Elma has great plans for a water feature and a fernery (collection of different ferns) and her enthusiasm was really infectious.’

Pronunciation

fernery

/ˈfərn(ə)rē//ˈfərn(ə)ri/