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Chain fern

Woodwardia spp.

Wradicans by Serdio (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Tender

10b

USDA zone

2°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

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Chain fern Overview

Large, evergreen or deciduous rhizomatous ferns with pinnate fronds that sometimes emerge bright red, fading to green. They thrive in semi-shade in moist, peaty acid soil.

How to propagate Chain fern

Spores

You can propagate from spores or plantlets.

Division

By dividing in the spring.

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