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Polypodium cambricum

Ref.: POLYP 789

Origin : Mediterranean and Atlantic coasts of Europe.

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Special Price: 6.00 € Regular Price: 14.00 €

Family : Polypodiaceae.

Syn. Polypodium australe.

Pinnate broad fronds, with the apex abruptly reduced to a long nib.. The young fronds appear in late summer. The rhizome is branching and creeping on the surface. Although slow growing, it is a strong ground cover, for screes, banks,  in a humusy, drained soil, acidic or chalky, in the shade or sun, according to the region. Evergreen. Height : 15/55cm. Hardiness : -20°C.

  • Foliage : evergreen
  • Height : less than 30cm, 30 to 60cm
  • Soil type : any, well drained
  • Site : walls, rockery, rocks, banks, temporarily dry, dry to cool woods
  • Exposure : half shade, sun
  • Shape : ground cover
  • Rhizome : creeping and branching
  • Hardiness : down to -20°C (-4°F)