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Ferns - Perennial

Ostrich Fern - Matteuccia struthiopteris

Ostrich fern is easily grown in medium to wet soils in conditions of part shade to full shade. The key is to never let this fern dry out. It will spread with underground rhizomes in optimal conditions and quickly naturalize woodland areas.
  • Planting & Care


  • Early Spring
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Fall
  • Winter


  • Perennial


  • Partial Sun
  • Shade

Growth Habit

  • Upright
  • Water Requirements

    • High