Alpine Water Fern - Blechnum penna-marina

Regular price $8.99

An excellent fern for the miniature garden that is stays small (short,) adds texture and very low maintenance. The new growth in the spring is upright and red, adding charm and color to the miniature scene.

Also known as the Alpine Water Fern but it will not grow in water nor in overly wet soil - it was named for growing along creek edges. 

Plants are bushy and can be divided into smaller plant-divisions right away.

  • Deep green color
  • Lovely serrated edges
  • Evergreen, clip away deteriorating branches in early spring
  • Spreads slowly
  • Transplant clumps in fall or early spring
  • Mature height is 3 to 6 inches
  • Hardy to zones 5 through 10
  • Part or full shade, dappled shade
  • Keep soil well drained but evenly moist, do not let it dry out completely
  • Comes in a 4" pot

**The other accessories and plants shown in the photo are not included.**


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