Ferns: Goldenback Fern

Discussion in 'Plants with Spores (Ferns, Mosses, et al.)' started by Margot, Jan 15, 2021.

  1. Margot

    Margot Generous Contributor 10 Years

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    Nanoose Bay, BC Canada
    1. Pentagramma triangularis is a fern I'd never heard of before moving to my current garden and finding it here and there tucked into rock outcroppings and other very inhospitable-looking places. It goes brown and shrivels up during the dry months unless I make an effort to keep it watered. Even though it is said to prefer shady areas, this one is in full sun.
    E-Flora BC Atlas Page

    2. & 3. I love the tapestry effect of many moss species (and lichen) growing together on rock outcrops.

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  2. Acerholic

    Acerholic Paragon of Plants Forums Moderator VCBF Cherry Scout Maple Society

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    Hampshire England Zone 8b UK
    I look forward to seeing photos of it when it does get the brown fronds Margot, as IMO it is esthetically the best time of this fern.

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