Onoclea (Fern) – Sensibilis – 2.55 Quart


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Introducing Onoclea – Sensibilis a captivating addition to any garden. True to its name, this ferny gem features tender leaflets that close when touched, adding a unique interactive element to your landscape. Despite its delicate appearance, Sensitive Fern is readily propagated by spores and thrives in large colonies, providing lush coverage. Although it tends to be short-lived in each location, its ability to quickly establish new colonies ensures continuous beauty in your garden.

Sensitive Fern is primarily valued for its ornamental qualities, boasting an upright and spreading growth habit. Its serrated, ferny bipinnately compound leaves remain a vibrant light green throughout the season, adding a fresh, verdant touch to your outdoor space. Ideal for shaded areas and moisture-rich environments, Onoclea – Sensibilis enhances garden beds, borders, and naturalized areas with its elegant foliage and unique responsiveness to touch. Choose Sensitive Fern for a dynamic and visually appealing addition that brings both beauty and a touch of enchantment to your garden.

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Each plant comes in a 2.55 quart pot. The plant shown is an example of what you will receive, all plants are individuals and we strive to pick out the best for you.


Plant Specs:

Other Names: Sensitive Fern
Color: green
Light: part sun – full shade
Watering: a little more than average
Soil: acidic, moist, well draining
Zone: 2 – 8

Plant Shape: upright spreading
Mature Size: height (24″), Spread (24″)
Blooming Season: n/a

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