Osmunda cinnamomea - Cinnamon Fern


The cinnamon brown fiddleheads appear in spring letting loose the yellow green fronds. Lovely fern.

Type: Perennial, fern Hardiness range: 4A - 8B Height: 24" to 36" / 60cm to 90cm Spread: 18" to 24" / 45cm to 60cm Growth rate: Average Exposure: Full shade to full sun Persistence: Deciduous Bloom color: n/a Leaf color: Green, yellow Fruit color: n/a Water requirements: Moist to wet Soil pH requirements: Acidic, neutral Soil type: Sandy, clay, loamy Native habitat: Eastern North America. Form: Upright or erect Landscape uses: Border, container, ground cover, rock garden, specimen, woodland garden Attributes and features: Attractive foilage, native to North America, naturalizing