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Dryopteris filix-mas 'Parsley'

Dryopteris filix-mas 'Parsley'

Common name Mexican male fern
Family dryopteridaceae
Life cycle hardy perennial (Z4-8)
Size 18-24"
Light part-full shade

This cultivar grows shorter than the species, with dark green crinkled foliage.

Mexican male fern
Bedraggled by May - but wait, there's new fronds unfurling!

We left this plant behind in our Pennsylvania garden (and wish it well); we don't grow it in Houston.

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