Cheilanthes lanosa

Common Name : Type : FernHabit : Clump-formingFoliage : EvergreenHeight : 0.1-0.5 metresSpread : 10-50 cmFoliage colour : Blue-grey& GreenHardiness : H5
Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters -15° to -10°
Sunlight : Full Sun / Part ShadeMoisture : Well-drained / Moist but well-drainedSoil : Acid / NeutralSeason of interest : Spring - Summer - Autumn - Winter

C. lanosa is an evergreen fern with upright, mid-green leaves, 15-50cm long, with a wrinkled surface, silvery, hair-like scales on both sides and brown stems.


2019.- Planted in May in a 2-liter pot hanging from the trellis of G. elliptica to experiment with a “wall of ferns”.

See on garden plan