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A picture of a Broad Buckler Fern 'Lepidota Cristata'

Broad Buckler Fern 'Lepidota Cristata'

Dryopteris dilatata ''Lepidota Cristata''

Dryopteris dilatata im weissen moor2 by Southgeist (CC-BY-SA-3.0)

Full Shade
Easy care
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

9a

USDA zone

-7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

50cm

50cm

Min

10cm

5 years to reach maturity

Broad Buckler Fern 'Lepidota Cristata' Overview

This semi-evergreen fern has shuttlecock-like rosettes of upright, arching, triangular to lance-shaped, dark green fronds, with finely divided, crested segments.

Common problems with Broad Buckler Fern 'Lepidota Cristata'

Generally pest & disease free

    How to harvest Broad Buckler Fern 'Lepidota Cristata'

    Generally not harvested.

    How to propagate Broad Buckler Fern 'Lepidota Cristata'

    Division

    Special features of Broad Buckler Fern 'Lepidota Cristata'

    Attractive leaves