10 years to reach maturity
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Common Male Fern Overview
Robust deciduous fern that has shuttlecock-like tufts. As they sprout the stems start off curled up and slowly uncurl as they mature. The leaves can reach a height of 1.2m.
Common problems with Common Male Fern
How to propagate Common Male Fern
You can propagate by spores in the summer.
Division in the autumn or winter.
Special features of Common Male Fern
Other uses of Common Male Fern
Under shrubs, mixed borders, forest areas.