Dryopteris spinulosa - Toothed Wood Fern

Toothed Wood Fern

Dryopteris spinulosa

Also called Fancy Fern / Florist's Fern / Spinulose Wood Fern

  • AKA Dryopteris carthusiana
  • Narrow, lance-shaped, pale green fronds with finely cut leaflets
  • Upright, clumping habit
  • Good for swampy, low-lying, shady areas
  • Spreads slowly by shallow, underground rhizomes
  • Deciduous

ZONE:
3

COLOUR:
Non-flowering

HEIGHT:
60-90 cm

SPREAD:
30-45 cm

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Growing and Maintenance Tips:


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

Additional Notes about Toothed Wood Fern:


Native to Ontario