Fern - Dryopteris dil. Lepidota Cristata
Height x Spread: 90cm x 90cm
Common Name: Buckler Fern
Dryopteris dilatata 'Lepidota Cristata' is a smaller, crested form of this magnificent garden fern, bearing a shuttlecock of , upright, pale green fronds with contrasting brown, scaly stems in spring. In mild winters it will stay green, but in cold, exposed positions it’s more likely to be deciduous.