Sensitive Fern

 - Onoclea sensibilis

Light: Full Sun, Partial
Soil: Sand, Loam, Clay
Moisture: Medium, Moist, Wet
Benefits: Deer Resistant
Height: 2'-3'
Blooms: Jun, Jul, Aug
Zones: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Color: Green
Spacing: 18"
Root: Rhizome

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Sometimes referred to as Bead Fern, Sensitive Fern grows spore-producing "seedstalks" that resemble clusters of beads. Onoclea sensibilis grows in full sun to medium shade in medium to moist soils. Spreads aggressively by rhizomes, making it an excellent groundcover plant for re-vegetating low, moist areas, open woodlands, and north-facing hillsides.

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