netted chain fern
Life Span: long-lived perennial
Size: Height: 1-1.5 ft
Phenology: winter dormant
Noted for: Interesting foliage
Recommended Uses: Use as a groundcover in moist areas.
Considerations: Dies back in the winter.
Availability: Specialty providers
Salt Tolerance: Not salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Sand, loam, organic material (muck)
Soil pH Range: Acidic
Provides cover for small wildlife such as toads.
Native Habitats: Dome swamp, hydric hammock, seep slopes over limestone, hydric pine flatwoods.
Distribution and Planting Zones
Natural Range in Florida
USDA zones are based on minimum winter temperatures
Suitable to grow in: