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Dryopteris varia

Varied Wood Fern

Item #: 4700

Zones: 6b to 8b, at least

Height: 24" tall

Culture: Part Sun to Light Shade

Origin: Eastern Asia, India

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

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This semi-evergreen fern makes a nice clump, composed of very wide green fronds, that emerge with an attractive bronze coloration. Although slow-growing, Dryopteris varia is quite easy-to-grow when planted in an evenly moist soil.