Gymnocarpium dryopterisRef.: GYMNO 777
Origin : native, temperate and cold areas of the northern hemisphere.
Family : Cystopteridaceae.
Magnificent ground-cover ! We find this native fern with dynamic growth in cool woodlands or shady screes, on acidic soils. The lamina is triangular, horizontal, bright green and velvet, on a thin, erect stipe. The rhizome is branching and creeping. Deciduous. Height : 15/20cm. Hardiness : -35°C.
- Foliage : deciduous
- Height : less than 30cm
- Soil type : acidic
- Site : cool to moist woods, walls, rockery, fountain, rocks, banks, cool to moist, forest edge
- Exposure : shade
- Shape : flexible, light, ground cover
- Rhizome : creeping and branching
- Hardiness : down to -30°C (-22°F)