Woodwardia virginica | Virginia Chain Fern

$9.00

Deciduous. Native to eastern North America. Bright olive-green, upright fronds on dark shiny stems. New fronds emerge mustard to deep red coloured. ‘The’ fern for those tough areas with moist or saturated soils. Spreads quickly to provide a dense, weed-free groundcover. Also suitable for average garden soils where it’s less assertive. In cooler climates will take full sun in wet areas.

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Description

Latin name: Woodwardia virginica
Common name: Virginia Chain Fern
Zone: 3
Size: 18-24” x 24-36”
Exposure: Shade, part shade, part sun.
Soil: Wet, moist, boggy, humus-rich, possibly infertile, acidic pH.
Use: Pond, stream, rain and bog gardens, naturalizing.
Description: Deciduous. Native to eastern North America. Bright olive-green, upright fronds on dark shiny stems. New fronds emerge mustard to deep red coloured. ‘The’ fern for those tough areas with moist or saturated soils. Spreads quickly to provide a dense, weed-free groundcover. Also suitable for average garden soils where it’s less assertive. In cooler climates will take full sun in wet areas.