Scientific Name: Blechnum gibbum 'Silver Lady' Form: Vase
Common Name:Silver Lady fern, dwarf tree fern Texture:Medium - coarse
Family Name:BlechnaceaeHabit: Upright
Plant Type: Fern, Indoor foliage plant Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.7 - 1.3m x 0.6 - 1.0m
Origin: Hardiness Zone:Zone 9: (-7 to -1 C)
Leaves: Fern-like, Compound, Basal, Leathery, Glabrous, Bipinnate, Lanceolate, Entire
Flowers: n/a
Fruit: Sporangium (spores), Brown
Exposure: Part sun/part shade, Full sun only if soil kept moist
Soil or Media:
Landscape Uses: Indoor plant
Key ID Features:Fronds form a symmetrical rosette, up to 90 cm long, eventually produced on a scaly, black trunk with separate spore bearing fronds.