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Dryopteris erythrosora

Family: Dryoptendaceae

Common names: BUCKLER FERN, COPPER SHIELD FERN, JAPANESE SHIELD FERN, MALE FERN, SHIELD FERN, WOODFERN

Native to: East Asia

Plant

Type: fern

Forms: erect, spreading

Max height: 2.3 feet

Max width: 2.3 feet

Flower

Leaf

green

new growth distinct

Horticulture

Exposure: part shade

Propagates by: spore

Soil type: loam

USDA Zones: zone 6 to -10 f, zone 7 to 0 f, zone 8 to +10 f, zone 9 to +20 f

Temp. range: -10 to +30 °F

Water: regular