Marginal Wood Fern (Dryopteris marginalis)

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Plant Habit: Fern
Life cycle: Perennial
Water Preferences: Mesic
Underground structures: Rhizome
Resistances: Drought tolerant


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Posted by Catmint20906 (Maryland - Zone 7a) on Aug 1, 2014 6:49 PM

According to the NPIN, Dryopteris marginalis serves native wildlife in the garden by providing important cover for toads and lizards.

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