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Osmunda regalis var. spectabilis

Ref.: OSMUN 002

Origin : North America.

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Special Price: 5.00 € Regular Price: 10.00 €

Family : Osmundaceae

American royal fern.

This American variety differs from the species by its young croziers, stipes and rachises, first orange-brown coloured, then copper, and lastly tender green. Its fronds go yellow later, in autumn, giving beautiful colours. Plant it in a pond bank, half-submerged, or in a cool to moist soil, acidic or slightly alkaline, in the sun or half-shade (according to the region). Deciduous. Height and width : 1m/2m. Hardiness : -35°C.

  • Foliage : deciduous
  • Height : over 90cm
  • Soil type : acidic, deep, humusy, peaty
  • Site : streams or ponds banks, bogs, cool to moist woods
  • Exposure : half shade, sun
  • Shape : upright, flared
  • Rhizome : erect
  • Hardiness : down to -30°C (-22°F)