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HARDY FERNS Asplenium trichomanes
Commonly known as Maidenhair spleenwort
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Evergreen - narrowly lance-shaped, pinnate, dark green fronds10-20cm (4-8in) long on black or dark brown stalks
Semi-evergreen - Keeps some of its foliage all year, and will drop some leaves as well.
Height - 15cm (6in)
Spread - 20cm (8in)
Fern - terrestrial fern with erect rhizomes
Hardy - very cold winter - Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - - none
Place of origin - most temperate regions
Hardiness - Fully hardy -
Soil Conditions - Neutral to alkaline soil - - humus-rich, well drained with added grit
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