Broad Buckler Fern
Deciduous, Ferns, Semi-evergreen
One of the largest genera of ferns, with well over 100 species from many parts of the world. Used in shade or woodland gardens, where their fronds contrast nicely with the foliage of other plants, especially large-leafed sorts such as hostas and hydrangeas. Wood ferns grow best in rich soil with plenty of organic matter and regular moisture. They tolerate dry shade.Dryopteris dilatata
From western and central Europe. Usually deciduous. Vigorous grower to 3–4 ft. high and wide, with rich green fronds that are broadly triangular. Stalks and midribs are covered in dark brown scales. Adaptable and easy to grow.
From northern Iran. Grows to 8–12 in. high, with nearly evergreen foliage. Flowers have yellow s...
From Greece, Asia Minor. Grows to 2–8 in. tall, blooming in early spring. Blooms a bit later tha...
Best known of several selections is ‘Sulphureum’, 12–20 in. tall, with light yellow ...