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152 results for FERN

40 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
See the dictionary definition for FERN.

DateGridClueAuthor
Wednesday, November 1, 201726DBit of office greenery (3)Herre Schouwerwou
Saturday, April 29, 201719AShade of greenMartin Ashwood-Smith
Thursday, February 2, 201733DPlant with sporesAlex Eaton-Salners
Sunday, January 29, 201746DItem by many a reception deskJim Hyres and David Steinberg
Sunday, November 30, 201438DLeaves in a waiting room?Matt Ginsberg
Tuesday, July 29, 201414ABit of office greenery (3)Timothy Polin
Wednesday, July 16, 201416AFrond bearerDaniel Raymon
Tuesday, July 8, 201439AFlowerless plantBruce Venzke and Gail Grabowski
Sunday, January 5, 2014127DBit of office greenery (3)Alan DerKazarian
Monday, August 26, 201331DOffice plantIan Livengood
Monday, May 13, 20135APlant with fronds (2)Allan E. Parrish
Sunday, March 3, 201377D"Charlotte's Web" girl (2)Samuel A. Donaldson
Thursday, October 4, 201269ACrayola color since 1998Bill Thompson
Friday, May 4, 201213DShedder of sporesBarry C. Silk
Friday, October 21, 20118DPlant with fiddleheads (2)Patrick Berry
Tuesday, June 14, 201122DDecorative plantDoug Peterson and Angela Olson Halsted
Monday, May 2, 201147APlant with fronds (2)Caleb Madison
Thursday, November 4, 201026A"Charlotte's Web" girl (2)Mike Nothnagel
Saturday, July 11, 200957APteridologist's specimenKaren M. Tracey
Tuesday, June 2, 200931DBit of green in a floral displayPatrick Blindauer
Sunday, February 3, 200872AFronded plantMatt Ginsberg
Sunday, December 24, 200676ACommon green house giftBrendan Emmett Quigley
Friday, December 15, 200621AAdder's-tongue or Venus's-hairLevi Denham
Sunday, March 19, 200690ASpore producer (2)Michael Shteyman
Tuesday, December 21, 200470AWoods plantKurt Mengel
Sunday, March 14, 200487DSpore sourceCraig Kasper
Wednesday, January 21, 200411DSpore producer (2)Barry Silk
Sunday, January 11, 2004103DSee 103-AcrossAlan Arbesfeld
Sunday, October 12, 200320DPopular house giftDavid J. Kahn
Sunday, July 27, 200311DPlant with fiddleheads (2)Michael Grudzielanek
Sunday, June 16, 200247DAdder's-tongue, e.g.Manny Nosowsky
Thursday, November 22, 200118ATerrarium plant (2)Richard Silvestri
Sunday, March 4, 200163DBracken, for oneCathy Millhauser
Sunday, November 5, 2000116ABit of greeneryMichael S. Maurer
Monday, September 11, 200058DForest plantGregory E. Paul
Tuesday, January 11, 20006APlant with a frondFran and Lou Sabin
Thursday, January 28, 199950DForest growthHenry Hook
Friday, July 4, 199710DFossil impressionManny Nosowsky
Wednesday, March 26, 199747ATerrarium plant (2)Richard Silvestri
Sunday, October 15, 199582DMoonwort, for oneMel Rosen

4 results for FERN from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
February 14, 2016panda50DPlant in an infernoMel Taub
October 2, 2011cryptic25ALeafy plant right inside swamp (4)Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon
May 29, 2011diagramless54DMany an office plantPatrick Blindauer
November 2, 2003acrosticROne good at making new frondsEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

108 results for FERN from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Monday, November 15, 199318DSeedless plantAlbert J. KlausTaub
Monday, July 26, 199352AHouse plantJohn BrobstMaleska
Tuesday, February 25, 199223AMaidenhair, e.g.Peggy DevlinMaleska
Tuesday, November 26, 199141AFlowerless plantWilson McBeathMaleska
Saturday, May 11, 199111DPolypodyJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Friday, March 22, 199132AFlowerless plantRobert H. WolfeMaleska
Thursday, April 5, 199052DMaidenhair, for oneBetty JorgensenMaleska
Monday, October 2, 198914ASeedless plantJames R. BurnsMaleska
Sunday, July 2, 198955AFlowerless plantErnst TheimerMaleska
Wednesday, January 25, 198912D"Frondly" plant?Rhonda KrausMaleska
Saturday, October 22, 198842DBrake or brackenJesse RoarkeMaleska
Saturday, May 7, 198838DFlowerless plantJoe ClonickMaleska
Sunday, December 28, 198666AMaidenhair, e.g.Virginia P. AbelsonMaleska
Wednesday, November 5, 198650ABrackenErnie FurtadoMaleska
Friday, September 12, 198643D"___ Hill," D. Thomas poemLarry GoldhirschMaleska
Monday, August 18, 198639DBouquet enhancerEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Saturday, May 3, 198643DMaidenhair or brackenJonesMaleska
Saturday, September 21, 198520AClub moss's kinLarry GoldhirschMaleska
Monday, December 17, 198461AHouse plantBette Sue CohenMaleska
Friday, October 26, 198454DBrake or brackenEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Wednesday, August 29, 198411DBracken or brakeJohn H. HalesMaleska
Saturday, March 17, 198455DSeedless plantLouis SabinMaleska
Sunday, January 8, 198471DSeedless plantRichard SilvestriMaleska
Friday, December 9, 198331DIt's often pottedSam Bellotto, Jr.Maleska
Tuesday, November 2, 198230DHouse plantJonesMaleska
Thursday, June 10, 19828DHouse plantArnold MossMaleska
Thursday, October 15, 198115AFrond bearerChristy RidleyMaleska
Saturday, April 26, 198049DFlowerless plantJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Thursday, August 9, 197941AFlowerless plantC. J. AngioMaleska
Sunday, August 5, 197985ABrakeTap OsbornMaleska
Tuesday, June 26, 197917ABracken, for oneHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Wednesday, January 3, 197917AHouseplantMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Thursday, December 7, 197840DHouse plantN. M. MeyerMaleska
Thursday, November 30, 197855DBracken, e.g.William JarvisMaleska
Tuesday, May 30, 197826AHouse plantAdelyn LewisMaleska
Monday, September 19, 197722ABouquet enhancerRickertMaleska
Thursday, April 14, 197732AHouse plantWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Friday, February 6, 19761ABouquet greeneryMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Wednesday, October 22, 197525DParlor plantVirginia ButlerWeng
Sunday, September 21, 197596AParlor plantBill HartmanWeng
Monday, July 14, 197525ACorsage greeneryJames A. BrusselWeng
Sunday, April 20, 197545AParlor plantMary M. MurdochWeng
Saturday, March 29, 197518AHouse plantArthur SchulmanWeng
Monday, February 3, 197540DBrackenEvelyn B. RosenthalWeng
Wednesday, February 27, 197423ALiving-room plantDorothy N. DavisWeng
Friday, January 11, 197423AHouse plantEli WesoffWeng
Tuesday, December 25, 197324DChristmas or BostonUnknownWeng
Friday, September 28, 197314AHouse plantUnknownWeng
Wednesday, May 23, 197324DHouse plantUnknownWeng
Sunday, November 5, 197292AHouse plantHume R. CraftWeng
Friday, July 14, 197224DHouse plantUnknownWeng
Monday, May 15, 197233DFeathery plantUnknownWeng
Thursday, April 20, 197226DPolypodyUnknownWeng
Thursday, January 6, 19723DHouse plantJoli Quentin KansilWeng
Sunday, December 27, 1970112AHouse plantThomas SheehanWeng
Sunday, April 26, 1970116AHouse plantAlfio MicciWeng
Thursday, July 4, 196832DPolypody.UnknownFarrar
Monday, October 16, 196713D1967 hurricane.Paul R. BarnesFarrar
Wednesday, February 15, 19678AHouse plant.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Tuesday, February 22, 196656DPolypody.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, July 13, 196542AShrubby plant.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, May 4, 196540DPlant.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 25, 196459APolypody.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tuesday, July 14, 196444DPlant.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, July 2, 196424DMoonwort.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 28, 196489APolypody.Will C. WengFarrar
Saturday, May 16, 196446DHouse plant.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 26, 1964105DHouse plant.W. E. JonesFarrar
Saturday, December 14, 196312DWild plant.Manny MillerFarrar
Tuesday, November 5, 196319AHouse plant.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Saturday, August 24, 196314DFlowerless plant.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, August 17, 196310AMountain bracken.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 9, 19623DHouse plant.Sidney LambertFarrar
Friday, January 26, 19624DBracken.Jay SheldonFarrar
Sunday, January 14, 196238DHouse plant.Roberta MorseFarrar
Monday, July 31, 196117AShrubby plant.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, July 19, 196150DHouse plant.UnknownFarrar
Monday, June 26, 196129DWoodland plant.UnknownFarrar
Friday, August 19, 196027APlant.UnknownFarrar
Monday, May 16, 196032AHouse plant.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, March 24, 195963AMaidenhair.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Monday, December 29, 195851DPlant.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Wednesday, April 23, 195826AMaidenhair.Madeline CorseFarrar
Saturday, February 8, 195825DFlowerless plant.UnknownFarrar
Friday, November 22, 195725AOrnamental plant.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, October 9, 195719APolypody.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 17, 195747DPolypody.W. E. JonesFarrar
Friday, August 31, 195610DHouse plant.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, May 23, 19563DBracken plant.S. A. KayFarrar
Monday, March 12, 195663AIndian's dream or moonwort.Louis SabinFarrar
Thursday, March 17, 195559ASeedless plant.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, January 18, 195519DPolypody or moonwart.Bernice GordonFarrar
Monday, June 21, 195457ABracken.Samuel K. FliegnerFarrar
Wednesday, June 9, 195424ABrake.Ellsworth SmithFarrar
Wednesday, July 29, 195327AMaidenhair.Marjorie MorseFarrar
Wednesday, November 26, 195269AHouse plant.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 9, 195253DHouse plant.Harold T. BersFarrar
Monday, November 19, 195122DBrake.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, October 31, 195171ARock garden plant.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, April 25, 195154AFlowerless plant.UnknownFarrar
Friday, November 10, 195056AOft potted plant.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 3, 1950133DMaidenhair.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sunday, October 3, 1948104ABracken.Henry A. WolfeFarrar
Sunday, December 15, 1946123DSeedless plant.Charles CrossFarrar
Sunday, December 5, 194314DCurly grass.Louis ShieldsFarrar
Sunday, November 28, 1943129DBrake.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sunday, October 25, 194278DFlowerless plant.Alexis P. BoodbergFarrar
Sunday, August 2, 1942119APlant.Charles ErlenkotterFarrar