Blechnum spicantItem #2812 USDA Hardiness Zone: 5 - 8
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Two frond types give this deep shade loving Fern many uses. Sterile leaves spread flat, creating a glossy, evergreen groundcover. Fertile leaves emerge upright from the center midsummer. Tuck into shady spots to add strong texture to any woodland garden.
- OverviewLight Needs:Full to partial shadeWatering Needs:Needs wet or constantly moist soil.Average Landscape Size:Moderate grower, 8 to 20 in. tall, 2 ft. wide.Key Feature:Shade LovingBlooms:Does not flowerLandscape Uses:
- CareCare InformationFollow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed frequently during growing season with a general purpose fertilizer. Cut back old fronds after new growth begins in spring.Light Needs:Full to partial shadeWatering Needs:Needs wet or constantly moist soil.