Gymnocarpium dryopteris

Has received the RHS Award of Garden Merit. (1993)
Common Name : oak fernFamily : CystopteridaceaeType : FernHabit : Clump-formingSpread : 10-50 cmFoliage : DeciduousFoliage colour : Light greenSunlight : Part Shade / Full ShadeMoisture : Moist but well-drainedSoil : Acid / Neutral / AlkalineSeason of interest : Spring - Summer - AutumnTo be Sheltered Hardiness: Hardy in the severest European continental climates < -20°

G. dryopteris is a deciduous fern to 30cm tall, forming extensive colonies of bright green, triangular, 2 to 3-pinnate fronds 10-20cm long and wide. [RHS]

See on garden plan - Coordinates: Q19