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Perennials > Dryopteris > Dryopteris filix-mas > Dryopteris filix-mas 'Linearis Polydactyla'

Dryopteris filix-mas

'Linearis Polydactyla'


Slender Crested Male Fern




Family
Dryopteridaceae
Genus
Dryopteris
Species
filix-mas
Cultivar
'Linearis Polydactyla'
Category
Perennials
Pronunciation
USDA Hardiness Zone
1a - 6a
Canadian Hardiness Zone
0a - 5b
RHS Hardiness Zone
H7
Temperature (°C)
-51 - (-21)
Temperature (°F)
-60 - (-5)
Height
75 - 120 cm
Spread
60 - 90 cm
Photographs
Description and Growing Information
Flowering Period
Landscape
Well-suited to use in any moist, shady situation. Also useful in tubs or mixed containers, combining beautifully with bolder-leafed plants, such as Hostas or Hellebores.
Cultivation
Deciduous in habit, remove old fronds in late autumn or spring. Mulch around plants with dead leaves in the autumn to help conserve moisture.
Growth
Medium
Leaf Description
Fronds are long and arching but very delicate and skeletal in appearance despite their large size.
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