Onoclea sensibilis (Sensitive Fern)
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Onoclea sensibilis

Sensitive Fern

Fertile fronds are interesting in that they are brown and bead-like and not anything like the infertile fronds; differing from all other ferns. Only plant in its genus.
Height: 24-36 in
Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
ITEM # CROP IMAGE SIZE CURRENT AVAIL
22455.1G #1 1447
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Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes
Rain Garden Shade
Plant Habit
Upright
Light Conditions
Shade to Part Sun
Native Plant Community
Woodland
Wet Woodland
Foliage Color
Green
Leaf Texture
Medium
Prune Time
Jan/Feb/March
Growth Rate
Average
Origin
Greater Midwest

Possible Substitution Plants

Athyrium filix-femina
Athyrium filix-femina var. angustum 'Lady in Red'