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Lady Fern

Athyrium filix-femina

Female polypody

Vigorous growing, deciduous fern that can grow to 80cm. Forms clumps of green fronds with toothed margins. Typically found in moist woodland or forest habitats across tropical and temperate climates. They are favoured for their foliage and this genus is best grown inside in frost-prone locations and doesn’t like to dry out. It may be grown in greenhouses or kept as houseplants. Commonly called lady-ferns.

Planning

Difficulty
Moderate

Geography

Environment

Light
Full Shade, Partial Sun
Soil moisture
Moist
Soil type
Clay, Loam, Sand
Soil PH preference
Acid, Neutral
Frost hardiness
Hardy

Personality

Family
Woodsiaceae
Scent
None

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