Fern - Osmunda regalis var. spectabilisFern - Osmunda regalis var. spectabilis

Common Name: Royal Fern

Bloomtime: Non-flowering

Exposure: Part shade to full shade

Height: 2 to 3 feet (1m)

Spread: 2 to 3 feet (1m)

Water: Medium

Zone: 3

Characteristics: Broad fronds have large, well-separated pinnae (leaflets) which give this fern an almost pea-family appearance., Fronds typically turn yellow to brown in autumn. Spores are located in brown, tassel-like, fertile clusters at the tips of the fronds, thus giving rise to the additional common name of flowering fern for this plant., ,