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Drynaria rigidula

Family: Polypodiaceae
Genus: Drynaria (dry-NAR-ee-uh) (Info)
Species: rigidula (rig-ID-yoo-la) (Info)

Category:

Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Ferns

Epiphytes

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Height:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

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Sun Exposure:

Light Shade

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Foliage:

Grown for foliage

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Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Miami, Florida

Naples, Florida

Plant City, Florida

Tampa, Florida

Gardeners' Notes:

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On May 5, 2015, williamca from Plant City, FL (Zone 9b) wrote:

If you like big this is the fern for you. It has long graceful fronds and gets quite large over time. It is successfully propagated by divisions and thrives at my poolside without throwing leaves if I cut all the fronds off in the Spring and feed it. Watching it leaf out is a pleasure.