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Dryopteris pycnoieroides /Japanese Wood Fern

Dryopteris pycnoieroides  / Dryopteris pycnoieroides
Lush green fronds in summer growth
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Lush green fronds in summer growth

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Scientific Name: Dryopteris pycnoieroides
Common Name: Japanese Wood Fern
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 8, 9, 10 Determine Your Zone
Height: 1-2 feet
Spread: 1-2 feet
Light Exposure: Part Sun, Filtered Shade, Shade, Morning sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
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Comments: Grow ferns in a moist, well drained soil that contains a lot of humus. Cut back ferns after the first hard freeze. New growth will emerge in early spring.