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6th January 2021. In line with the current government lockdown rules, Burncoose Nurseries is closed to visitors. However at present we are able to offer click and collect to local customers. This will be weekdays only, not weekends. Mail order is continuing as normal. However please allow extra time for the couriers to deliver, once despatched from us. Sorry to say that some depots are experiencing high volumes of traffic, also staff shortages.


Commonly known as Tree fern

(See also Dicksonia)


Further Reading....

  • Evergreen
  • Fern - pole-like fibrous trunks topped by large, pinnate fronds. Crowns of uncurling fronds are densely covered by white, brown or black scales.
  • Will grow outside in milder locations - This could include plants which would survive happily in a greenhouse or conservatory if not in a mild location. If you have a sheltered spot in your garden then it may do well here.
  • Full sun - will tolerate sun in moist soil.
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - damp down trunk and leaves regularly on hot days.
  • Pests & Diseases - Rhizoctonia on young plants.
  • Place of origin - mountain forests in the subtropics and tropics of the southern hemisphere.
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil -
Cyathea cooperi - Care Guide

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CYATHEA cooperi

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Commonly known as: Australian tree fern, Cooper's fern, Lacy tree fern.
Upper trunk and new fronds covered in light brown scales. Light green fronds which can grow up to 15ft in length. Prefers shady moist conditions. Relatively quick-growing
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Any 3+ £11 each
£15.00 each
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Available again FEBRUARY 2021 - fresh stock in late winter/early spring

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