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Nephrolepis obliterata 'Kimberly Queen'/Kimberly Queen (Sun) Fern

Nephrolepis obliterata 'Kimberly Queen' / Nephrolepis obliterata 'Kimberly Queen'
This fern will tolerate some sun, but not hot afternoon rays
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This fern will tolerate some sun, but not hot afternoon rays

It is a fast growing, upright selection suitable for some sun exposure

It has thicker, upright leaves that are dark green when properly grown

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Scientific Name: Nephrolepis obliterata 'Kimberly Queen'
Common Name: Kimberly Queen (Sun) Fern
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 9, 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 1-2 feet
Spread: 3 -5 feet
Light Exposure: Part Sun, Filtered Shade, Shade, Morning sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Fast
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Yes
Landscape Categories: Bark, Trunk, and Branch Features
Comments: This fast growing Australian native has upright fronds that do not arch a great deal, even in wind and rain. It will stand more sun than most other ferns. Growing in ground beds is possible in zone 8 when the plants are heavily mulched during winter.