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Lady Fern

Athyrium filix-femina (lady fern or common lady-fern) is a large, feathery species of fern native throughout most of the temperate Northern Hemisphere, where it is often abundant (one of the more common ferns) in damp, shady woodland environments and is often grown for decoration. Its common names “lady fern” and “female fern” refer to how […]

Cinnamon Fern

The Osmundastrum cinnamomeum fern forms huge clonal colonies in swampy areas. These ferns form massive rootstocks with densely matted, wiry roots. This root mass is an excellent substrate for many epiphital plants. They are often harvested as osmunda finer and used horticulturally, especially in propagating and growing orchids.  Cinnamon Ferns do not actually produce cinnamon; they are named for the color of the fertile fronds.. […]

Plantain, (genus Plantago)

Plantain Plantain is a common weed that originated in Europe but has naturalized throughout the U.S. Common plantain (Plantago major) has rounded leaves, while Lance leaf plantain (Plantago lanceolata) has elongated lance-shaped leaves. Plantain has a vast history of medicinal use and has long been considered an important herb. Emerging in early spring, it may […]

Wooly Bullrush (Scirpus Cyperinus)

Native: Scirpus cyperinus is a PERENNIAL growing to 1.5 m (5ft). It is hardy to zone (UK) 7. It is in flower from Aug to September, and the seeds ripen from Aug to September. The flowers are hermaphrodite (have both male and female organs) and are pollinated by Wind.