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Large Tree Fern (Dicksonia antarctica (Soft tree fern))



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what a fantastic tree fern - i take it is a tree fern? i have seen lots of them before but they always look very sparce on top, this is clearly thriving!

8 Mar, 2008

 

This is my large Tree Fern. It is 6ft and I bought it at Blenheim Palace flower show in 03, for a bargin price of £100. Definately the most expensive plant purchase but not as expensive as some garden centre's charge.

8 Mar, 2008

 

Do you protect this beast in the winter?

7 Feb, 2009

 

His crown is stuffed with straw, leaves and fleece. He has survived the last couple of winters like this and I have my fingers crossed that he will be allright this year. Some of his fronds have gone brown this year.

7 Feb, 2009



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