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Fern Plant

Ferns Dryopteris 'Filix Mas' Plant (9cm Pot)

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RRP: 5.99
Price: 3.66
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Quantity 3+ 12+ 24+
Price 3.40 3.15 2.89

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Potted Fern Plant - Description

  • Dryopteris Fern Plants
  • Dryopteris Filix Mas Ferns
  • AKA: The Male Fern
  • Potted Plant
  • Pot Size: 9cm

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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Nice healthy looking fern, good size for the price, well packed and delivered next day!

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