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Ferns Dryopteris 'Filix Mas' Plant (2 Litre Pot)

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RRP: 8.99
Price: 7.99
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Potted Fern Plant - Description

  • Dryopteris Fern Plants
  • Dryopteris Filix Mas Ferns
  • Variety: Affins
  • AKA The Male Fern
  • Potted Plant
  • Pot Size: 2 Litre Pot
  • Current Height: 30cm

Potted Fern Plant - Characteristics

  • Plant Type: Evergreen perennial
  • Fully Grown Size: 40 - 60cm
  • Habit: Open, arching shape
  • Exotic & ancient plants with distinctive pointed fronds
  • Foliage colour: Shades of green & brown
  • No flower, but spores develop on underside of fronds in late Summer
  • Sow: All year round
  • Hardiness: Hardy

Potted Fern Plant - Uses

  • Excellent plants for beds, containers & herbaceous borders
  • Suited to partial shade & full shade.
  • Avoid full sun
  • Ideal for woodland settings
  • Ferns contrast very well with other garden plants & flowers
  • Plant among plants with bold foliage
  • Suited to a modern or contemporary garden
  • Position along the front of flower beds

Potted Fern Plant - Planting Instructions

  • Soak pots in water before sowing
  • Choose a location
    • Grow in shade or part shade
    • Deep, fertile soil that is well drained
    • Avoid dry soils
  • Spacing: 30 - 50cm apart
  • Prepare bed by digging over soil & adding fertilizer or manure
  • Dig hole roughly twice the size of the plant pot
  • Handle pots with care
    • Squeeze side of pots to remove plant
  • Firm in well
  • Soak soil well after planting
  • Feed every 2 to 3 weeks
  • Can lift & divide clumps every 3 years
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I think I need more of these. I just wanted something for a shady spot but this fern is gorgeous.
Great value and arrived within 3 days of order. Very happy with my purchase.
Nice healthy looking fern, good size for the price, well packed and delivered next day!

Note: We don't ship plants on Fridays due to the extended period they would remain without light & water

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