Virginia Blue Rabbit's Foot Fern
Polypodium pseudoaureum 'Virginia Blue'
Full shade, Partial shade
Needs regular watering- weekly or more often, to maintain consistently moist soil.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||pol-ee-PODE-ee-um soo-do-AW-ree-um|
|Average Size at Maturity||Arching fronds reach 1-2 ft. tall and wide.|
|Bloom Time||Does not flower.|
|Garden Style||Rustic, Tropical|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Houseplant, Water Garden, Woodland Garden, Edging|
|Light Needs||Full shade, Partial shade|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Gift Plant, Shade Loving, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Tolerates Wet Soils, Year-round Interest|
|Watering Needs||Needs regular watering- weekly or more often, to maintain consistently moist soil.|
|Key Feature||Shade Loving|
Provide moist, well drained soil, rich in organic matter. Follow 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.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 8 - 9