Photo by JLBG taken at Juniper Level Botanic Gdn, NC
Pyrrosia lingua 'Thrombosis'
Black-Veined Tongue Fern
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Item #: 7404
Zones: 7b to 10b
Height: 8" tall
Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L)
This interesting tongue fern from China grows like typical Pyrrosia lingua with 8" long, upright, rigid fronds, except each frond is highlighted by a dark black stipe and black veins which show through on the front of the leaf. Expect a 2' wide patch in 3-5 years when grown in rich woodland soils.
Leaf Color: Green
Container Role: Fillers
Garden Themes: Living Wall , Rock Garden Plants
Other: Deer Resistant Plants , Drought Tolerant Plants , Dry Shade Plants , Plants from China , Rain Garden Plants , Tropical Looking Plants