Hardy Fern Collection
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We ship this item in Spring.
Zone3 to 9
Soil RequirementWell drained
We'll carefully pack and ship your order at the proper planting time for your hardiness zone.
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DescriptionBring Home the Spirit of the Forest
Imagine walking through the cool mists of an ancient forest. Everywhere you turn, beautiful fern fronds glitter with dew drops. You can just feel the peace and stillness flowing into your soul.
Breck's® Hardy Fern Collection includes a pleasing mix of hues, sizes and forms that will bring cool and airy elegance to any shady location spring through fall. Versatile and hardy, these premium ferns are essential elements for your garden design.
Ferns add a lush, inviting element to your existing shade garden. Plant them with bleeding hearts, astilbes, helleborus and hostas to create drama and add a pop of colour to shady areas!
Just Perfect for...
•Along foundations or walls.
•Beside streams and ponds.
•Marshy, hard-to-grow areas.
This collection includes 1 each of the following varieties:
Cinnamon Fern: A big, bold fern that forms a large, lacy, circular mound 2-5' tall. In the centre of the bright green fronds are clusters of tall stems covered in a creamy down of spores. Very dark green when they first emerge, these stems gradually mature to a rich cinnamon brown. Osmunda cinnamomea
Christmas Fern: Graceful, voluminous evergreen ferns, used by settlers for Christmas decorations, are superb in borders and foundation plantings. Grows 24-36" tall and wide.Polystichum acrostichoides
Maiden Hair Fern: Ethereal and delicate, this fern earns its namesake with feathery, circular fronds growing outward in flat fans. Grows 12-26".Adiantum pedatum
Lady Fern: Versatile and carefree, lacy fronds up to 30" tall and 12-24" wide create a lush, fluffy form. Superb for cut-flower arrangements.Athyrium filix-femina
Tennessee Ostrich Fern: A classic fern loved by the Victorians. Graceful fronds reach 24-36" long and 18" wide. A popular choice for shady areas near foundations and walls. Fine greenery.Anthyrium pynocarpon
Sensitive Fern: Named after the observation by early American settlers that this fern's fronds die quickly when first touched by frost. However, they always return next spring. Grows 18-30" tall with a 24-30" spread.Onoclea sensibilis
Cold hardy, these ferns return bigger and fuller every spring. Divide them and replant for more beauty throughout your garden!
- Botanical NameCollection of various Ferns
- Hardiness Zone3 to 9
- Flowering TimeMid spring to late fall
- Light RequirementsFull Shade, Partial Shade
- Flower ColorNot applicable
- Flower FormNot applicable
- Foliage TypeSerrated foliage, typical fern-like leaves
- Growth RateMedium
- Spread18 - 36 inches
- Planting InstructionsDig a hole large enough to spread out roots without bending them. Set roots 1-2" below ground-level.
- Soil RequirementsWell drained
- Will TolerateClay Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
- PruningNot needed
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The type of product you order or the weather in our area or your area may affect the anticipated shipping schedule below.
Based on the contents of your order we always strive to ship your order complete, and as early as possible in the planting season to allow for the best root development once planted.
To promote optimum stress protection in transit and your success in the garden, bareroot perennials are kept in the ground in our nurseries until fully dormant. In the Fall these plants tend to arrive at the later end of the shipping window above.
In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to delivery your orders via the USPS or FedEx. Large orders may be shipped in more than one package.
Bulb and perennial shipments direct from Holland are harvested in July and August dependent on the season and crop. Once fully inspected and packaged they are shipped direct to you in the most efficient manner to follow the dates above.
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We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedule.
Please note that we cannot ship outside the 48 contiguous states.
Bareroot Perennials & Bulbs
Zones Shipping Dates 1AB - 5A 3/20/18 - 6/17/18 5B 2/27/18 - 6/17/18 6A & 10AB 2/20/18 - 6/17/18 Last Order Date 6/12/2018
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