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Doodia media 'Cairns'

Rasp Fern

Item #: 3033

Zones: 8a to 10b

Height: 8" tall

Culture: Part Sun to Shade

Origin: Australia

Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L)

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This hard-to-find, but easy-to-grow, dwarf fern from New Zealand is a real cutie. The narrow, rigidly upright, green fronds that feel like sandpaper (reddish when they emerge) make a nice, slowly spreading, evergreen groundcover for moist woodland sites. This is a truly distinctive fern for those in the right zone, or with a sunroom.