(Royal Fern) Osmunda regalis is a hardy fern for full sun to part shade locations. Standing 2-3 foot tall and wide the Royal Fern features a dense clumping habit. The fronds start out a deep red then mature to bright green. Grown in full sun to part shade, Osmunda regalis Fern prefers moist locations, the wetter the area the more sun it can tolerate. This deciduous fern is deer resistant.
Common Name: Royal Fern
Plant Type: Perennial
Hardiness Zone: 3, 5, 6, 7, 8What is my zone?
Max Height: 24 – 36 Inches
Max Spread: 24 Inches
Exposure: Full Sun (+6 hrs.), Part Shade (4-6 hrs.)
Critter Resistance: Rabbit
Soil Moisture Needs: Moderate
Season of Interest (Foliage): Spring, Summer, Fall