Cretan Brake (Pteris cretica)

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Fern
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9a -6.7 °C (20 °F) to -3.9 °C (25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 12
Plant Height: 12 to 24 inches
Plant Spread: 12 to 24 inches
Leaves: Evergreen
Underground structures: Rhizome
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Pteris Cretica Albo-lineata leaves browning by SouthCarolinian Aug 14, 2019 2:40 PM 2
Yellow Hibiscus by hiyall Jun 29, 2019 6:51 PM 7
Propagating from spores by flashy_lights Jul 26, 2019 10:53 PM 1
March 2019 Bromeliads by ScotTi Apr 1, 2019 10:36 AM 227
What fern is this? by neodragonfly6 Jan 4, 2019 10:43 AM 2
I need help with my plants! by Hairyplantlady May 6, 2017 9:17 AM 6
Fern needs ID please by greene Oct 6, 2016 10:36 AM 19
"Fanciful Ferns" - 12 Species - Kim by Kim Mar 24, 2012 12:33 PM 10

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