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Cheilanthes argentea

Ref.: CHEIL 805

Origin : China, Japan.

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Special Price: 6.00 € Regular Price: 7.00 €

Family : Pteridaceae.

Silver cloack fern.

The lamina is matt green, broadly triangular with extended lowest inner pinnules, making them almost pentagonal. The reverse side is cloaked with a beautifull white wax, which is very visible in case of drought, when the fronds roll up. It needs a chalky soil, well-drained, in sun. It is suitable in a rockery. Evergreen. Height : 20cm. Hardiness : -22°C.

  • Foliage : evergreen
  • Height : less than 30cm
  • Soil type : alkaline, well drained
  • Soil type : alkaline, well drained
  • Site : walls, rockery, rocks, banks, temporarily dry
  • Exposure : sun
  • Shape : flared
  • Rhizome : erect
  • Hardiness : down to -20°C (-4°F)