Woodwardia unigemmata

Jeweled chain fern

Fern Facts

Evergreen

Hardiness (USDA zones): 8-10

Size: 3' - 7'

Size (cm): 91cm-213cm

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

Garden Use: Ferns for color

Origin: China, Himalayas, Japan, Philippines

Description

Rusty-red new growth on arching fronds that may reach 7 feet in length.  When the tip of the frond rests on the soil, the single bulbil at its tip can root in.  Likes moist soils and partial to dappled light.  

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