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botanical name:
Dryopteris affinis 'Revolvens'
Dryopteris affinis 'Revolvens' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Golden Male Fern
synonyms:  Dryopteris filix-mas 'Revolvens'
family:  Dryopteridaceae
characteristics: fern
height: 1.20m
width: 1.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: ferny
leaf colour: green
flower colour:
stem/bark: brown
main season: Spring
aspect: part shade, shade
conditions: moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-acid
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 4 to 8
Strong growing, robust variety with frond pinae that become distinctly recurved. New spring growth and stems are scaly, golden brown. Forms clumps with crowns raised up from the ground

Humus-rich, moist, well drained soil in part shade. Best in a sheltered position but more tolerant of sun and wind than other species.

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