Matteuccia struthiopteris
Matteuccia struthiopteris

Matteuccia struthiopteris

Ostrich Fern

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Very tall vase-shaped form with gracefully arching fronds; very adaptable and tolerates some sun where soil is moist.


  •  · Tall, vase-shaped form
  •  · Gracefull fronds
  •  · Butterflies are very attracted to Ostrich Fern
Item # Pack Size Avail Units Avail Plants  
4571505
30 3" Plug Login for Pricing
4171507
72 72 Cell Login for Pricing

Height:

36-48 in

Spread:

3-4 ft

Zone:

3-7

Exposure

Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade
Shade Tolerant

Soil Moisture Needs

Moist Soil

Nature Attraction

Attracts Butterflies
Songbirds

Critter Resistance

Rabbit Resistant
Deer Resistant

Attributes

Fragrant
Long Blooming
Good Cut Flower / Foliage
Edging

Season of Interest (Flowering)

Summer

Matteuccia

Common Name: (Ostrich Fern)

Ostrich fern is the only species of Matteuccia.  This is an easy to grow selection that can form dense colonies and will grow easily along riverbanks.  This is the food source for many types of butterflies.