About Dryopteris filixmas
Dryopteris filix-mas is a common fern of the temperate Northern Hemisphere, native to much of Europe, Asia, and North America. It favours damp shaded areas in the understory of woodlands, but also shady places on hedge-banks, rocks, and screes.
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
|Common Name ||Male fern|
|Maximum Reachable Height ||2 to 3 feet|
|Bloom Time ||Non-flowering|
|Difficulty Level ||Easy to grow |
Planting and care
Dryopteris filixmas care
Propergate by division or rooting plantlets at the tips of runners or from spores Keep in mind when planting that Common Male Fern is thought of as hardy, so this plant will survive close to or on freezing temperatures
|Sunlight ||Full Sun to Partial Shade|
|Soil ||Well-drained soil|
|Fertilizer ||Apply any organic fertilizer|
Dryopteris filixmas special feature
Excellent fern for woodland or shade gardens. Good specimen.
Dryopteris filixmas uses
- The plant is used for ornamental purpose
- Natutal medicine can heal your body and mind
- Numerous cultivars have been selected for garden use
Frequently Asked Questions
What is another name for a Dryopteris filixmas ?
Dryopteris filixmas is commonly known as Male fern
How tall do Dryopteris filixmas grow?
On average Dryopteris filixmas grows 2 to 3 feet
When Dryopteris filixmas blooms?
With enough light, Dryopteris filixmas may produce flowers in Non-flowering
How hard is Dryopteris filixmas to grow?
A Dryopteris filixmas is Easy to grow
How much sunlight does a Dryopteris filixmas need?
A Dryopteris filixmas prefers Full Sun to Partial Shade
How much water does a Dryopteris filixmas need?
A Dryopteris filixmas prefers watering Medium
What kind of soil does a Dryopteris filixmas need?
A Dryopteris filixmas prefers Well-drained soil
How often should I fertilize my Dryopteris filixmas ?
To encourage Dryopteris filixmas growth, Apply any organic fertilizer
Friday, 11 October 2019
Excellent service and good product. Well packed and well delivered. Though few leaves were fallen but plant was almost ok.
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