ostrich-fern

Botanical Name Matteuccia struthiopteris
Common Name Ostrich Fern
Plant Type Fern
Hardiness Zone 3-7
Height 3-6 ft.
Spread 5-8 ft.
Habit upright, spreading
Exposure full shade to part shade
Bloom Type non-blooming
Bloom Color non-blooming
Flower non-blooming
Autumn/Winter Intrest insignificant
Suggested Use large grouping, erosion control, naturalized areas
Locations Thunder Run Hillside
Notes Also called fiddlehead fern, ostrich fern is native to the soggy woodlands of Canada and the eastern United States.
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