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Osmunda regalis

For sale by Desert to Jungle

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Royal Fern. Magnificent deciduous fern with very large fronds unfurling from a woody hairy base. Tall "flowering stems" appear in the centre of the plant. A mature specimen may easily attain 150cm in height and spread. An iconic waterside plant in a sunny position besides a pond or stream. Award of Garden Merit.

Pot SizeTotal Price
2 litres

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Common names

Royal fern, Flowering fern


Osmunda regalis (Royal fern). It will grow to a height of 1.8m with long bipinnate fronds.


These are very frost-hardy ferns and will require a position in shade with moist, fertile, humus-rich soil.

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Osmunda regalis | Taunton, Somerset, TA3 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2020
  • LightPart shade
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilHeavy, Light, Medium, Humus-rich
  • Soil pH5.0 to 9.0
  • WaterWet

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