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Male Fern

SKU: AM014402
per Plant - 3" Pot
No longer available this season.
A traditional, large fern that is sun tolerant. Slow-spreading and shorter, this fern is great for container gardening. (Dryopteris filix-mas)
key features
Botanical Name
Dryopteris filix-mas
Native, Deer Resistant, Winter Interest
Growing Zones
Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Soil Moisture
Average, Moist / Wet
Mature Height
24-36" tall
Mature Spread
24-36" wide
Bloom Time
Foliage plant all summer


The male fern is for those who love woodland plants, but do not have many shady places in their garden. This fern can be planted in a border garden or in a container on the porch. (Dryopteris filix-mas)