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Blechnum spicant

Family: Blechnaceae

Common names: DEER FERN, HARD FERN

Native to: Asia, Europe, Japan, North America

Plant

Type: fern

Forms: erect, spreading

Max height: 0.65 feet

Max width: 0.65 feet

Flower

Leaf

green

Horticulture

Exposure: part shade, shade

Propagates by: spore

Soil types: loam, well drained

USDA Zones: zone 5 to -20 f, zone 6 to -10 f, zone 7 to 0 f, zone 8 to +10 f, zone 9 to +20 f

Temp. range: -20 to +30 °F

Water: moist, regular