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Dryopteris dilatata Recurved Form
@ Heronswood, WA

Dryopteris dilatata Recurved Form

Recurved Wood Fern

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Item #: 1441

Zones: 4a to 8b

Height: 36" tall

Culture: Part Sun to Light Shade

Origin: Asia, Europe

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


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(aka: D. d. 'Recurvata') The recurved wood fern makes a broad deciduous mound 3' tall to 3-4' across. The sparsely populated (pinnately impaired) fronds curve downward on the edges of each leaf giving a very unique appearance. This fern is best used in combination with other woodland plants unless you're trying to freak out woodland visitors...bizarre!