Royal Ferns

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Buy Potted and Bare Root Royal Fern Plants

Royal Ferns have long fronds with lance-shaped leaves resembling leaves of the ash or locust trees. Royal Ferns spreads slowly, like other Osmundas, but individual plants remain. 

Tips to Grow Royal ferns - they prefer open shade gardens and highly acid, very wet soil. Plants in the Florida wetlands are tree-like and quite impressive. Divide in spring, planting the crowns just at the soil level.

Royal ferns are truly regal under the proper garden conditions. Use them as tall accents in the bog garden.


Royal Ferns are available in 2 sizes:

  • 3.5 inch pot - 1 Plant
  • Bare root - 1 Order Contains 5 Tubers (Ships September thru May)

Orders shipping to the following states: AZ, CA, CO, ID, MT, NV, OR, UT, WA, and WY are subject to a 20% handling charge due to additional plant preparation and shipping charges and surcharges.


Plants shipping to CA and AZ addresses will be bare rooted before being prepped for shipping.

  • Category: Perennials, Perennial Plants, Ferns
  • Plant Type: Deciduous
  • Light Requirement: Partial, Full Shade
  • Soil Condition: Moist, Wet
  • Mature Height: 4 - 5ft
  • Growth Rate: Fast-Growing
  • Planting Zone: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
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