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.
Common Name: Mother Fern
Family: Aspleniaceae (The Spleenwort Family)
Zone Hardiness: 9-11
Light: Full Shade, Part Shade
Primary Bloom Colour: Green
Secondary Bloom Colour:
Soil Moisture: Moist, Wet
Deer Resistant: No
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Moist banks and walls, rocks in damp shady places in woodlands, often on lime-rich soils.
Award: GPP, AGM
Geogrpahical Origin: Asia and the Pacific - Australasia
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