Ostrich Fern

Ostrich Fern

Matteuccia pensylvanica

$15.00$25.00

TYPE Perennial SUN Part Shade to Full Shade
HEIGHT 3 ft SOIL Moist Well Drained
SPREAD 3 ft FLOWER Late Spring, Brown fronds
ZONE 2 FRUIT Edible foliage | No fruit
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Latin Name: Matteuccia pensylvanica
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Growth Rate:

Medium growth rate

Foliage:

Large, upright standing clump of big green leaves

Deer/Rabbit:

Deer resistant

Applications:

Used as a border plant, groundcover or in a massed planting

Native:

Native

Notes:

 

Invasive:

Invasive

Cut/Dried Flower:

Beautiful use as a cut or dried flower

Containers:

Great for planting in containers

Sun:

Plant in a part shade to full shade location

Drainage:

Requires moist soil - Do not allow to dry out

Soil Acidity:

Does well in clay soils

Maintenance:

Low maintenance

Pruning:

Prune off dead foliage and fertile fronds in winter

Additional information

Pot Size

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