A rhizomatous, clump forming fern with light green drooping fronds that can be up to 30cm long. Individual leaflets are fan shaped and have a delicate appearance. Best grown in light shade and moist rich soil. Can be semi-deciduous in colder climates.
H: 0.25m Spread: 0.4m
Suitable for terraniums, hanging baskets, pot plants both indoors and outdoors, south facing gardens, as a ground cover or garden filler and in mass plantings.
By dividing or spores
The gardeners encyclopaedia of new zealand native plants by Yvonne Cave & Valda Paddison.