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Fern-Matteucia struthiopteris 'The King'

Ostrich Fern
Fern-Matteucia struthiopteris The King

Fern-Matteucia 'The King' Overview

  • Hardiness Zone: 3-7
  • Height: 3-6 ft
  • Spread: 3-5 ft
Size Avail Price
1G 79 $18.00
3G 28 $54.00
Category:  Perennials ,   Ferns ,   Natives

  • Deciduous
  • Soft green, finely dissected, "feathery" fronds, hence the Ostrich Fern common name
  • Colonizes under favorable conditions
  • Large, vase-shaped clumping habit
  • Sterile fronds surround the fertile, non showy, brown fronds
  • Prefers to stay wet, more tolerant to hot and humid summers than straight species
  • Native, tolerant of clay soils