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DICKSONIA squarrosa

Commonly known as Slender tree fern

Small short fronds on this New Zealand tree fern which has a neat appearance. Suitable for containers and conservatories. Hardy to minus 5°c
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£50.00 each

  • Evergreen - 2- or 3-pinnate fronds to about 2m (6½ft)
  • Height - 3m (10ft)
  • Spread - 30cm (12in)
  • Fern - attractive, fast-growing tree fern which develops a slender, black trunk.
  • Tall Shrub
  • 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 shade
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - requires high humidity. Keep trunk almost constantly wet.
  • Place of origin - New Zealand.
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Patio / pot plants -
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Winter
  • Soil Conditions - Neutral to acid soil - - humus-rich.
3m (10ft)
fern - guide for size not form Average Person
  30cm (12in)

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