Male Fern

Dryopteris filix-mas

  • Lance-shaped, mid-green fronds
  • Crown is made of large rhizomes that are covered in fuzzy, brown hair
  • Upright, clumping habit
  • Spreads slowly by shallow, underground rhizomes
  • Deciduous

ZONE:
4

COLOUR:
Non-flowering

HEIGHT:
75-90 cm

SPREAD:
75-90 cm

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Growing and Maintenance Tips:


Dryopteris grow best in a moist to average, well-drained soil, in full shade. They need constant moisture and do not like to dry out.

Additional Notes about Male Fern:


Native to Ontario

Characteristics & Attributes


GROWTH RATE:
Medium
ATTRIBUTES:
Deciduous
HABIT:
Clumping
FOLIAGE COLOR:
Green (dark)

THESE PLANTS ARE

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