Dryopteris goldiana

(Goldie's Wood Fern)


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Hardiness Zones:

 3a  3b  4a  4b  5a  5b  6a  6b  7a  7b

Quick Overview:

Dryopteris goldiana, commonly called giant wood fern or Goldie’s wood fern, is a woodland fern which is native to moist woods in eastern North America.¬† Considered to be the largest of the North American species of Dryopteris¬†. Typically grows in an upright habit to 3-4′ tall. Distinguished by its large size and backward-arching, oblong-triangular, dark green (sometimes golden-green) fronds which taper abruptly near the tip.

Description

Easily grown in average, medium moisture soils in part shade to full shade. Prefers moist, rich, humusy, acidic soils in bright shade with protection from wind.

Additional information

Common Name

Goldie's Wood Fern

Botanical Name

Dryopteris goldiana

Container/Amount

1 gallon

Evergreen or Deciduous

Evergreen

Light Requirements

Part-shade, Shade

Hardiness Zone

3a, 3b, 4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b

Growth Rate

Average

Height

3 – 4 ft.

Width

3 to 6'

Soil Condition

Moist

Water Needs

Average

Fragrance

No

Foliage Color

green

Deer Resistant

Yes

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