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HARDY FERNS Blechnum brasiliense 'Volcano'

Commonly known as Crown fern, Dwarf Brazilian tree fern

Large fronds up to 2ft or more with new growth a striking bronze colour. Will tolerate frost to -5°C but would benefit from shelter and some winter protection
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Available Early Spring 2022 - Spring according to the Met office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore early spring is early March to mid-April. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
£13.50 each 
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  • Evergreen
  • Height - 1-1.5m (3-5ft)
  • Spread - 1-1.5m (3-5ft)
  • Fern - upright, trunk-like rhizomes, to 30cm (12in) tall and oblong-lance-shaped, pinnate, mid- to dark green fronds with finely toothed, linear pinnae
  • Half hardy - unheated greenhouse / mild winter - Hardy in coastal and relatively mild parts of the UK except in severe winters and a risk from sudden (early) frosts. May be hardy elsewhere with wall shelter or good micro-climate. Likely to be damaged or killed in cold winters. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -5°C (23°F)
  • Full shade
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - suits woodland or a shady border where there is some humidity
  • Pests & Diseases - none
  • Place of origin - Peru, Brazil
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Soil Conditions - Acid / ericaceous loving - - moist, humus-rich soil
1-1.5m (3-5ft)
fern - guide for size not form Watering Can
  1-1.5m (3-5ft)
 

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