Sensitive Fern (Onoclea sensibilis)This fern is long stemmed and has fleshier fronds than other varieties. It can be sensitive to frost hence the name. Onoclea sensibilis can grow in fairly dry ground but it is also happy in much damper areas and will even spread across the water surface.
- Plant Type - Moisture Lover
- Normally Available from - Mid March *
- Ground Level Planting
- Height - 30cm to 60cm
- Position - Part Shade
- Growth - Medium
- Foliage - Deciduous
Specific Plant Care:
Grows best in a damp, but not water logged ground, in a sheltered position. Tidy old foliage as required.
* Please note when pre-ordering plants:
When ordering multiple plants at the beginning of the season please take note of the 'Normally Available from' in the plant information above.
The 'Normally Available From' is a guide only and based on when this plant has been ready for sale in previous seasons. This is subject to change as our greenhouses are not artificially heated, so we rely on the British weather to be kind to us!
Please note you will be charged at the point of order for all items, whether they are on pre-order or ready to leave the nursery immediately.