Wholesale prices, probably the cheapest in the United Kingdom

TREE FERN STUMPS ALSO AVAILABLE FROM £10. GREAT FOR BORDERS , PLANTERS OR FOR ORNAMENTAL USE.

 
                               
BLECHUM NUDUM      
     

COMMON NAME: Fishbone Water Fern

DESCRIPTION: An attractive fern with a small black fibrous trunk and neat clumps of broad, dark green, comb-like fronds, new fronds are pinkish in colour, native to Southeast Australia.

MAX HEIGHT: 40cm
MAX SPREAD: 60cm

CARE: Water thoroughly before planting through top of plant, plant in sheltered, shaded area, well-drained, protect from frost in winter.


   
             
                               
    CYATHEA AUSTRALIS                    
COMMON NAME: Rough Tree Fern.

DESCRIPTION: An evergreen (retains its leaves throughout the winter) upright Tree Fern, with a robust, almost black trunk and stunning light-green fronds with a bluish underside.

MAX HEIGHT: 8.5 metres.
MAX SPREAD: 5 metres.

CARE: Water thoroughly before planting through top of plant, needs lots of water throughout the summer and full sun/ partial shade, protect in winter.



                               
    DICKSONIA ANTARCTICA                
COMMON NAME: Man Fern, Soft Tree Fern, Woolly Tree Fern.

DESCRIPTION: Hardy, tree-like evergreen (retains its leaves throughout the winter) fern whose origins date back 350 million years, with delicate fronds, pale green at first darkening with age.

MAX HEIGHT: 6m (1 foot of growth every ten years).
MAX SPREAD: 3m.

CARE: Water thoroughly before planting through top of plant, plant in sheltered area, well-drained, in winter protect the crown by wrapping it with straw or dead fronds.

 


   
                     
DICKSONIA SQUARROSA            
COMMON NAME: Wheki.

DESCRIPTION: A beautiful evergreen (retains its leaves for more than one growing season) tree fern with finely divided silver-green, leathery leaves and a slender trunk, ideal conservatory plant.

MAX HEIGHT: 6m.
MAX SPREAD: 4m.

CARE: Grows in most well drained soil types, keep in partial shade, frost tender, keep the trunk moist and do not allow to dry out, remove dead fronds.


   
                     
POLYSTICHUM MUNITUM            
COMMON NAME: Sword Fern.

DESCRIPTION: A hardy attractive evergreen (retains its leaves for more than one growing season) fern with divided, leathery fronds, tapering at the ends.

MAX HEIGHT: 90cm.
MAX SPREAD: 1.2m.

CARE: Shaded site, well-drained, fertile soil, water thoroughly before planting, remove dead fronds before new ones unfurl.


   
                     
POLYSTICHUM PROLIFERUM  
COMMON NAME: Mother Shield Fern.

DESCRIPTION: A very hardy evergreen (retains its leaves throughout the winter) ground fern, with attractive, long, lance shaped, dark green divided fronds, produces one or two buds near tip of the frond, through which the plant propagates, with age may develop a trunk like base.

MAX HEIGHT: 90cm

CARE: Partial to full shade, well-drained soil, prefers moist but well-drained soil, remove dead fronds.


   
                     
 
OTHER FERNS IN STOCK INCLUDE

POLYSTICHUM VULGARE

POLYSTICHUM TSUS-SIMENSE