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Giant Chain Fern

Woodwardia fimbriata
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Semievergreen fern with a bold texture. Thick, leather-like, medium green fronds grow in an upright arching habit. Used as a focal point or as a shady border. 

Plant with Cork Oak

  • Landscape Size: 4'-5' tall, 3' wide
  • Light Requirement: Morning Sun/Afternoon Shade, Full Shade
  • Water Needs: Moderate
  • Sunset Zone: 2-9, 14-24
  • Growth Habit: Upright, Arching
  • Growth Rate: Moderate
  • Attributes: Deer Resistant, Cold Hardy

These characteristics apply to the greater Sacramento area and nearby regions. 

Live outside of our area? Please check with your local cooperative extension for the best growing practices in your neck of the woods.

Visit: UC Cooperative Extension Offices

Visit: National County Extension Offices

Green Thumb Guide

Prefers moist, enriched, well draining soil. Cut back to the ground in late winter before new leaves emerge. Remove dry fronds to encourage new growth. Allow soil to drain between watering.  



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