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Onoclea sensilbilis

Ref.: ONOCL 001

Origin : Eastern North America.

Availability: Available In Cultivation
Special Price: 5.00 € Regular Price: 9.00 €

Family : Onocleaceae.

Sensitive fern.

The creeping and branching rhizome produces solitary fronds, forming a dense colony. The fronds are pinnate and the pinnae are lobate, tender-textured, fresh green, with a red margin in spring and copper-coloured in autumn. It is suitable for a cool to moist, acidic soil, or a pond bank, in full sun or shade. It can be invasive. Deciduous. Height : 30/60cm. Hardiness : down to -35°C.

  • Foliage : deciduous
  • Height : 30 to 60cm
  • Soil type : acidic, deep, humusy, peaty
  • Site : streams or ponds banks, bogs, cool to moist woods
  • Exposure : shade, half shade, sun
  • Shape : upright
  • Rhizome : creeping and branching
  • Hardiness : down to -30°C (-22°F)