HARDY FERNS Matteuccia struthiopteris

Commonly known as Ostrich fern, Shuttlecock fern

Erect green leaves form shuttlecock shape
Further Reading....
  • Deciduous
  • Height
    1.7m (5½ft)
  • Spread
    1m (3ft)
  • Fern
    Rhizomatous fern, spreading by horizontal rhizomes producing new 'shuttlecocks' 10-20cm (4-8in) from the parent plant.
  • Hardy - cold winter
    Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Partial shade
    Or light dappled shade.

HARDY FERNS Matteuccia struthiopteris

Estimated availability autumn 2022 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
£14.50 each 

Any 10+ for £12 each
Any 3+ £13 each
Delivery Information Estimated availability autumn 2022
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Good for moist shade in a woodland garden or at the edge of a pond.
    Pests & Diseases
    Place of origin
    Europe, eastern Asia, North America.
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
    Humus- rich.
    Neutral to acid soil
    Neutral to slightly acid

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