Life Span: long-lived perennial
Size: Height: to 2.5 ft Width: 1-2 ft
Noted for: Interesting foliage
Recommended Uses: Treasure if you have it. Good for rock gardens and shade gardens as an understory plant.
Considerations: Benefits from periodic removal of old frones.
Propagation: Does not spread vegetatively; rare spread from spores.
Availability: Specialty providers
Soil or other substrate: Sand, lime rock
Soil pH Range: Circum-neutral to calcareous.
Native Habitats: Rocky hammocks and margins of swamps.
Distribution and Planting Zones
Map is based on minimum winter temperatures
Suitable to grow in: