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Dryopteris filix-mas 'Linearis Polydactyla'

More About Dryopteris filix-mas 'Linearis Polydactyla'

  • Mid-green, arching fronds have forked leaflets
  • Crown consists of large rhizomes covered in a fuzzy, brown hairs
  • Upright, delicate and airy habit
  • Spreads slowly by shallow, underground rhizomes
  • Deciduous

Zone:

4

Height:

80-100 cm

Spread:

60-75 cm

Colour:

Non-flowering
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Linear Male Fern Growing and Maintenance Tips

Dryopteris grow best in a moist to average, well-drained soil, in partial to full shade. They need constant moisture and do not like to dry out.


Dryopteris filix-mas 'Linearis Polydactyla' Characteristics

Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Full Shade
Full Shade
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Deciduous

Habit

Clumping

Foliage Color

Green (dark)

Landscape uses

Naturalizing
Woodland/woods edge