Ferns – Perfect Plants for shade

Ferns - Perfect Plants for shade
Ferns are an elegant solution when seeking plants for shade

Hundreds of millions of years old, ferns are among the most ancient of our flora. The fact that ferns don’t flower is more than made up for by their highly decorative fronds or leaves. Many ferns originated in woodland or densely forested areas where little sunlight could penetrate. Their resulting shade-loving characteristics make ferns one of the best plants to brighten up those shady or north facing areas of the garden where something green but nonetheless ornamental is required. Read more Ferns – Perfect Plants for shade

Garden Architecture – Dicksonia Antarctica Tree Ferns

Garden Architecture – Dicksonia Antarctica Tree Ferns
Garden Architecture – Dicksonia Antarctica Tree Ferns

 

Stately and graceful, there is something so very majestic about tree ferns, one of the most ancient species of flora on the planet. Dicksonia Antarctica, which originated in Australia, is one of our bestselling specimens.  Luckily for us here in the UK, Dicksonia Antarctica (or Tasmanian Tree Fern) is a frost-hardy tree fern that grows very well in our British climate. Read more Garden Architecture – Dicksonia Antarctica Tree Ferns

The spectacular Tasmanian Tree Fern – Dicksonia Antarctica

Dicksonia Antarctica, also known as the Tasmanian Tree Fern, is a beautiful, hardy slow growing tree fern, which grows well here in the UK. We have Dicksonia Antarctica now in stock in a range of sizes from as little as 30 cm up heights of over 2 metres! Read more The spectacular Tasmanian Tree Fern – Dicksonia Antarctica