Dryopteris wallichiana

Wallich’s wood fern

Fern Facts


Hardiness (USDA zones): 6-9

Size: 1.5' - 5'

Size (cm): 46cm-152cm

Height and Spread: Large - Over 3' in height or spread in 5 years

Garden Use: Ferns for color

Origin: Asia, China, Hawaii, Himalayas, Japan, Mexico


Statuesque and structural evergreen fern with eye-catching black hairs on the frond stems—impressive to watch unfurling in the spring!  Maintenance is selective frond removal, and grow in dappled shade with cold protection.  

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