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Dryopteris fructuosa

Fructose Dryopteris

Item #: 6058

Zones: 6a to 8b, possibly colder

Height: 24" tall

Culture: Light Shade

Origin: Himalayan Mountains, Nepal

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

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There is simply not much information about this fern. Some catalogs list it as D. odontoloma, while others claim it is D. fructosa. We've got a fern in the fight, but we prefer to stay on the sidelines of this debate. It is a high-elevation Himalayan fern that makes a 2' tall upright clump. That's about all we know for now.