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Thelypteris

Thelypteris spp.

New york fern 02 by Wasp32 (CC BY-SA 4.0)

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

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Thelypteris Overview

Thelypteris is a huge genus containing around 1070 hardy, deciduous ferns from the Thelypteridaceae family. They are found almost worldwide. Foliage is characteristically strongly pinnately divided. It includes mainly tropical and terrestrial species, with some temperate species and some lithophytes that grow on rocks.

How to propagate Thelypteris

Division

Division in spring.

Special features of Thelypteris

Attractive leaves