Osmundastrum cinnamomeum

Cinnamon fern

Fern Facts


Hardiness (USDA zones): 2-10

Size: 3' - 5'

Size (cm): 91cm-152cm

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

Water Needs: Wet Soils

Origin: Asia, Canada, Central America, North America, South America


Bold, shaggy, golden scales adorn the stems of this fern, complemented by the fabulous orangey-red tones of its fertile fronds.  Likes consistently moist to wet soils, in full to part shade.  

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