Ferns for gardening.
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Adiantum aethiopicum – Common Maidenhair$5.50 – $9.50
Attractive native maidenhair to 50cm which quickly forms dense clumps. Prefers some sun & abundant moisture. Tolerates heavy clay soils.
Adiantum formosum – Black Stem Maidenhair$9.50
Decorative fern to 1.5m tall which forms large colonies along stream banks & in sheltered forest. Hardy once established, needs warm protected shady site.
Adiantum hispidulum – Rough Maidenhair$5.50 – $9.50
Small fern to 40cm with erect fronds and forming upright clumps. Grows easily, hardy and will tolerate considerable exposure to sun and dryness. Showy pink new growth.
Angiopteris evecta – Giant Fern$15.00 – $150.00
One of the largest ferns in Australia growing to 6m, fronds extending out to 5m. Slow but hardy, prefers moist protected well drained site with full or part shade. Q’ld & NSW.
Asplenium australasicum – Birds Nest Fern$5.50 – $22.00
A large fern with smooth wide glossy fronds often seen as epiphytes. Not tolerant of poor drainage or heavy shade. Prefers filtered sun & tolerates some dryness.
Asplenium australasicum cristata – Crested Bird’s Nest Fern$9.50
A large fern with crested & undulating edges to glossy fronds often seen as epiphytes. Not tolerant of poor drainage or heavy shade. Prefers filtered sun & tolerates some dryness.
Asplenium bulbiferum – Hen & Chicken Fern$9.50
Attractive tufted fern that carries young ferns on the underside of the fronds. Found naturally in moist gullies and rainforest. Quite hardy, shaded moist site.
Asplenium harmanii – Broad Bird’s Nest Fern$9.50
Dark green broad fronds up to 130cm x 13cm wide, often clumping, likes a moist semi shaded site on rocks or logs. N.NSW.
Asplenium nidus – Crow’s Nest Fern$9.50
Closely related to Asp. australasicum. Adaptable, prefers some sun & copes with dry sites. Intolerant of heavy shade & poor drainage. Rainforest to open forest but always on trees or rocks. Qld.
Blechnum cartilagineum – Gristle Fern$5.50 – $9.50
Common fern to 1.5m tall with showy pink new growth. Hardy & fast, found on dry hillsides to moist rainforest, usually in large colonies. Q’ld, NSW, Vic & Tas.