- SKU: 99566
- For each offer ordered, get 3 bareroot
- Zones: 2 - 9 (-50° F.)
- Height: 36 - 48 inches.
- Light Required: Full shade to partial sun.
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- Unit of Measure3 bareroot
- FormHerbaceous perennial. Mounding.
- LightFull shade to partial sun.
- Height36 - 48 inches.
- Spread48 inches.
- Spacing36 inches.
- Zones2 - 9 (-50° F.)
- FoliagePlume - like to 4 feet, dark green, leathery foliage.
- Flower FormNo flowers.
- Soil RequirementsMoist, humus, slightly acid soil.
- Growth RateModerate to fast growth rate.
- CommentsDivide in Spring before growth starts. Vigorous spreader. Special considerations; Keep soil moist, but not soggy. Mulch to help conserve moisture. Thicken mulch for the Winter. Incorporate generous amounts of peat moss, compost, or well-rotted, dehydrated manure deeply into the soil. Unique characteristics; Fronds shaped like tail feathers of a bird. Divide in Spring before new growth starts. Vigorous spreader. Plant with other varieties of ferns, Hosta (complementary), Bleeding Heart (complementary) Lily of the Valley (complementary), Astilbe (complementary).
- Botanical NameMatteuccia pensylvanica
- HeaderOur Most Popular Fern
- DepthPlant with the crown of the plant level with soil surface.
Orders for general merchandise and gift certificates are typically shipped within 5 business days. Most times, orders having items with different shipping schedules are held in full until the entire order is ready to ship based on your grow zone.
Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.
|2018 Fall Shipping Schedule|
|ZONE||Blueberries||All Other Fruits||Perennials,
Bulbs & Flowers
|Trees & Shrubs||Encapsulated
|1A-4B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|5A||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|5B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|6A & 6B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|7A & 7B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/13||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|8A & 8B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/13||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|9A-10B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/13||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|All Grow Zones: Oct 29, 2018|
Additional Shipping Notes:
The type of product you order or the weather in our area to yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule, shifting earlier or later, depending.
Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until full dormant for optimum stress protection.
In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to send your orders via the U.S. Postal Service or FedEx. Large orders or large items may be shipped to you in multiple packages.
Please note that we cannot ship outside the 48 contiguous states.