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Asplenium bulbiferum
Common Name: Mother Fern Family: Aspleniaceae (The Spleenwort Family)

Asplenium bulbiferum is an evergreen fern with short, erect rhizome producing a rosette of finely divided, leathery fronds. The fronds are gracefully arched with bright green upper surfaces. This species produce small plantlets on the upper surface of the fronds. A. bulbiferum is an excellent choice for shade landscapes.


Geogrpahical Origin:
Asia and the Pacific - Australasia

Native Habitat:
Moist banks and walls, rocks in damp shady places in woodlands, often on lime-rich soils.

ClassEvergreen Primary Bloom ColourGreen
TypePerennial Secondary Bloom Colour
Height2-4' Bloom Time
Spread2-3' FragranceNo
Light ExposureLoves Shade Full - Part Shade Shade Part Shade Foliage ColourGreen
Soil MoistureMoist Wet Stem Colour
Hardiness9-11 BerriesNo
BC NativeNo

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