Where do Ferns come from?
Ferns are very old plants that are very common in tropical rain forests. They grow best in these humid environments. There are many different varieties of ferns. The Dryopteris is mostly found in Northern regions of East Asia. The Phollystichum also commonly grows in cold and moderate regions of the Northern hemisphere.
To 1 metre
Evergreen or deciduous:
Cut back in early spring
Extra compost when planting, in spring and autumn
Would you like to plant your fern in a sunny spot? If so, make sure that it gets plenty of water!