Dryopteris sieboldiiRef.: DRYOP 014
Origin : dry forests of Japan, China, Taiwan.
Family : Dryopteridaceae
The open blades are leathery, pinnate, matt green and ovate with two to five pairs of pinnae and a long terminal pinnae. These are linear and broad with big round sori on the underside. It is drought and heat tolerant. Plant in an acidic or alkaline soil in shade. Evergreen. Height and width : 40/50cm. Hardiness : -20°C.
- Foliage : evergreen
- Height : 30 to 60cm
- Soil type : any, well drained
- Site : walls, rockery, rocks, banks, temporarily dry, forest edge, dry to cool woods, mixed borders
- Exposure : shade
- Shape : spread
- Rhizome : erect
- Hardiness : down to -20°C (-4°F)