Dryopteris atrata - Shaggy wood fern, Black wood fern, Shaggy shield fern
• Evergreen fern with green leaves.A tall fern with elegant yet sturdy fronds that are covered in tiny dark hairs.
• Height & spread (approx.): 0.9m x 0.8m
• Position: likes light shade; tolerates sun, part shade, dense shade.
• Soil pH: all soil types
• Moisture: likes moisture retentive soil, damp & wet soil
• Winter hardiness: average winter to -10C
Will benefit from tidying of the old tired fronds may be required in spring before the new growth.
Supplied as a small plant in a 3L pot