General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Wet Mesic
Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 7a -17.8 °C (0 °F) to -15 °C (5 °F)
Plant Height: 12-36 inches
Plant Spread: 12-36 inches
Leaves: Evergreen
Other: Feathery, thread-like foliage resembling that of some fern. Plant may go dormant in colder climates.
Fruit: Showy
Other: Small spherical fruits, red maturing to black.
Fruiting Time: Late summer or early fall
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Houseplant
Uses: Medicinal Herb
Cut Flower
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Humidity tolerant
Drought tolerant
Salt tolerant
Miscellaneous: Goes Dormant
Conservation status: Least Concern (LC)

Conservation status:
Conservation status: Least Concern
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Common names
  • Broom Fern
  • Treefern
  • Tiki
  • Angel Hair Fern

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Photo by didacus
Location: Copenhagen Botanical Garden, Copenhagen, Denmark.

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