OK
In progress indicator

Search Results for "Ferns"


Thelypteris palustris (Marsh fern)

Other names: Ground fern, Marsh buckler fern, Thelypteris thelypteroides, Eastern marsh fern, Meadow fern

T. palustris is a rhizomatous, deciduous fern with erect, long-stalked, lance-shaped, pinnate, light green fronds divided into deeply lobed, narrowly lance-shaped pinnae.
Read more...

Ultimate spread 1m
max. spread
Ultimate height 0.6m
max. height
Time to ultimate size 5-10 years
to maturity
Add to my lists

Osmunda regalis 'Purpurascens' (Royal fern 'Purpurascens' )

Other names: Buckhorn brake 'Purpurascens', Herb christopher 'Purpurascens', Blooming fern 'Purpurascens', Rusty fern 'Purpurascens', Osmund royal 'Purpurascens', King fern 'Purpurascens', Common flowering fern 'Purpurascens', Ditch fern 'Purpurascens', Water fern 'Purpurascens'

'Purpurascens' is a hardy, deciduous fern, forming a large clump of bipinnate, green fronds. The fiddleheads are flushed purple in spring and the fronds turn golden in the autumn.
Read more...

Ultimate spread 1.2m
max. spread
Ultimate height 2m
max. height
Time to ultimate size 5-10 years
to maturity
Add to my lists

Adiantum pedatum (Maidenhair fern)

Other names: American maidenhair

A. pedatum is a hardy, deciduous fern. In early spring, delicate, mid-green leaves unfurl on dark brown, wiry stems and last until autumn.
Read more...

Ultimate spread 0.4m
max. spread
Ultimate height 0.4m
max. height
Time to ultimate size 5-10 years
to maturity
Add to my lists

Dryopteris dilatata (Broad buckler fern)

D. dilatata is a vigorous, deciduous to semi-evergreen fern bearing shuttlecock-like rosettes of erect to arching, broadly triangular or ovate, tripinnate, dark-green fronds with toothed segments. Frond stalks and mid-ribs are covered with prominent, dark brown scales.
Read more...

Ultimate spread 1.2m
max. spread
Ultimate height 0.9m
max. height
Time to ultimate size 5-10 years
to maturity
Add to my lists

Gymnocarpium dryopteris 'Plumosum' (Oak fern 'Plumosum')

'Plumosum' is a low-growing, spreading, deciduous fern with triangular, 3-pinnate fronds, each segment (pinnae) is triangular and divided into broadly ovate, overlapping, toothed, scalloped segments. Fronds are light to yellow-green when young, turning dark green with age.
Read more...

Ultimate spread 0.5m
max. spread
Ultimate height 0.2m
max. height
Time to ultimate size 5-10 years
to maturity
Add to my lists

Polystichum setiferum (Divisilobum Group) 'Divisilobum Densum' (Soft shield fern 'Divisilobum Densum')

'Divisilobum Densum' is a spreading, evergreen or semi-evergreen fern, with arching, soft, lance-shaped, tri-pinnate, dark green fronds with overlapping pinnae.
Read more...

Ultimate spread 0.6m
max. spread
Ultimate height 0.5m
max. height
Time to ultimate size 5-10 years
to maturity
Add to my lists

Asplenium bulbiferum (Hen and chickens fern)

Other names: Mother spleenwort, New Zealand common spleenwort

A. bulbiferum is an evergreen fern with soft, feathery dark green fronds.
Read more...

Ultimate spread 0.75m
max. spread
Ultimate height 0.75m
max. height
Time to ultimate size 5-10 years
to maturity
Add to my lists

Athyrium niponicum 'Godzilla' (Painted fern 'Godzilla')

Other names: Japanese painted fern 'Godzilla'

'Godzilla' is a rhizomatous, deciduous fern forming a wide clump with reddish-purple stems bearing upright to arching, lance-shaped, bi- or tri-pinnate, crested, silvery grey-green fronds.
Read more...

Ultimate spread 1.8m
max. spread
Ultimate height 0.9m
max. height
Time to ultimate size 5-10 years
to maturity
Add to my lists

Arachniodes simplicior (East Indian holly fern)

Other names: Indian holly fern, Simplicior holly fern, Arachniodes simplicior 'Variegata', Variegated East Indian holly fern, Arachnoides aristata 'Variegata'

A. simplicior is a tender to half-hardy, slow-growing, evergreen fern bearing thick, glossy, broadly-triangular, dark green fronds divided into three or four pinnae (segments) with sharply-pointed pinnules and a prominent yellow or grey stripe down the centre of each pinnae.
Read more...

Ultimate spread 0.6m
max. spread
Ultimate height 0.6m
max. height
Time to ultimate size 5-10 years
to maturity
Add to my lists

Matteuccia orientalis (Oriental ostrich fern)

Other names: Matteuccia japonica , Onoclea orientalis

M. orientalis is a deciduous fern with spreading, widely ovate, pinnate, bright green sterile fronds surrounding long, narrower, fertile fronds that emerge near black and turn reddish-brown in autumn.
Read more...

Ultimate spread 0.6m
max. spread
Ultimate height 0.6m
max. height
Time to ultimate size 5-10 years
to maturity
Add to my lists


To add ? to your lists,
login to your account or subscribe.

Find out more about plant lists here

or Login