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Fern Bed (Dryopteris affinis)

Spring 2009

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Hi welcome, this is lovely.

16 May, 2009


They are both beautiful ferns.

16 May, 2009


Are these ferns which die down in the winter ?

17 May, 2009


The fern at the back is Dryopteris affinis and in the front Asplenium scolopendrium. They are evergreen but i remove the old fronds in march so that i get a nice fresh looking fern later in spring as you see in the pic. Thanks for all the comments.

17 May, 2009


Thanks for info. :o)

17 May, 2009

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