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Native Fern

Native Fern

Matteuccia struthiopteris

Cut Flowers

Collection: Ferns
Tags: fern, matteucia, ostrich fern


This native fern still grows wild along riverbanks and in shaded woods and is a wonderful addition to the back of a shaded garden. Lacy green foliage is most appreciated when massed together.

Botanical NameMatteuccia struthiopteris
ExposurePartial Shade, Full Shade
HardinessZone 2
FeaturesCut Flowers, Resists Deer, Resists Rabbits, Native to North America

Planting Instructions

  • Remove from the growing container.
  • Dig a hole 2 times container size and same depth of container.
  • Refill with dry soil.
  • Water thoroughly after planting.