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Cheilanthes viridis Stutterheim Form

South African Green Rock Fern

Item #: 6918

Zones: 7b to 9b, at least

Height: 24" tall

Culture: Sun to Light Shade

Origin: South Africa

Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L)
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(aka: Pellaea viridis A1SA-221) This 2' tall form of Cheilanthes viridis comes from the edge of a Podocarpus forest near the Eastern Cape Province town of Stutterheim at 3300' elevation. This semi-evergreen fern makes a 2' tall x 18" wide, drought-tolerant specimen for the rock garden.

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