Osmunda cinnamomea - Cinnamon Fern-
Deciduous. Native to eastern North America. Light green, erect fronds are lacy-like and pinnately compound. Fertile fronds emerge in the center of clumps and turn a cinnamon brown giving this fern its name. Cinnamon fern will reach 5' overtime if constantly moist. In average conditions it will grow 2'-3' tall. Cinnamon Fern spreads slowly by rhizomes and grows in vase shaped clumps. Thrives in rich, moist soil. Bright fern for the shade garden, woodland areas, stream and pond banks. Sun exposure in cooler climates requires consistent moisture.
- Part Shade to Shade
- Slow spreading by rhizomes
- Fine textured,light green,lacy-like fronds
- Tolerates sun with constant moisture
- Cinnamon colored wooly fertile fronds
- Height: 24-60 Inches
- Spread: 24-36 Inches
- Hardiness Zone: 2-10
Plants will be shipped semi-bare-root (with little soil) from December to April. As the plants are dormant (sleeping), it is perfectly safe to send them bare-root. Winter is the safest and the best time to ship plants.
This plant will be shipped in 2 - 7 days, Please email us ASAP if you want this plant to be shipped in spring.
We cannot send ship some plants and some sizes to California due to restrictions placed by department of agriculture.