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Toothwood Fern

Low wholesale prices on large quantity purchases of 100+ plants
$5.99
Height At Maturity
Under 3 Feet
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8,
Ships
Year Round
Exposure
Sun & Shade,
Usage
Border Plants, Deer Resistant,
Usage
Border Plants, Deer Resistant,
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Reviews (7)

  • 5
    Toothwood Fern

    Posted by Vanessa Roberts on 27th Aug 2019

    These arrived in great shape and packaged nicely. I got them planted.. Can't wait to see what they look like in the spring.

  • 5
    Toothwood Fern

    Posted by Sara Jenn on 21st Aug 2019

    plant is thriving in the shaded area of our driveway love it

  • 5
    Arrived Quickly

    Posted by Eli Jacobs on 29th Mar 2017

    Came within 10 days

  • 5
    Very well Pleased

    Posted by Jeremy Stoner on 29th Mar 2017

    Excellent company. The dug my plants and mailed the next day. These folks are not brokers, you can tell.

  • 5
    Growing near my pond

    Posted by Harry Jinx on 21st Nov 2016

    This fern did well exactly where I wanted it to grow. It is growing along my pond area and is thriving well.

  • 4
    Green

    Posted by Dennis on 10th May 2016

    The plants came quickly and in good shape. I've since planted them and they are all growing nicely!

  • 4
    Packaged bad

    Posted by Catherine on 6th May 2016

    Had the box broken, dirt everywhere and my plants were out of the bag, I have contacted the company who told me to go ahead and plant and now I am waiting.

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Shipping Information

We ship all plants usps priority mail. They arrive to most locations within 2-3 days. We package all plants to retain moisture to up to 10 days in transit. All plants ships from our warehouses in Tennessee. All plants are grown and shipped from out Altamont (zip) 37301 location. We do drop ship for re-sellers also for those wanting to resell our plants.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

All plants are dug and immediately taken to our warehouse and tera-sorb moisture retention gel is applied to the roots and then wrapped in plastic to retain superior moisture for transit. They are placed in corogated cardboard shipping boxes for protection when shipped

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Upon receipt of your plants, unpack and unwrap the roots and mist with water. Plant within 24-48 hours. If you can not plant within this time frame, put your plants in a cool location (ex- basement, garage or cellar) and water the roots daily. Cover them back up with the plastic so they will not dry out until you can plant them. After planted, water every evening after the sun goes down for 5 days.

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Toothwood Fern - Dryopteris spinulosa For Sale Affordable, Grower Direct Prices Tennessee Wholesale Nursery

 

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Originating in Northern North America, Europe, and Asia, a Toothwood Fern(Dryopteris Carthusian) is the ideal solution for gardeners looking to transition to more massive ferns. Used as border plants, these medium-sized ferns generally are suitable for almost any location. While they prefer moist, acidic humus-filled soil, they will grow in average, medium, and well-drained soil as well. Toothwood Ferns are frequently used to enhance gardens with varying shades of green or as ground cover in shaded areas.
Moreover, they work well in large planters. These plants quickly grow and mature to a height ranging from 24 to 36 inches, although 2 feet is typical and spreading 12-18 inches. Toothwood Ferns beautiful green foliage blooms from April till winter when they become dormant. Old fronds can then be trimmed back in late winter. With a reputation for their unique beauty, Toothwood Ferns thrive in areas of partial shade to full shade and are relatively tolerant of sun.

Appearing in early spring, the ferns feature narrow, finely-divided, outward growing fronds. Reaching 2 to 3 feet, they are frequently used by florists for greenery. Easily recognizable, the fronds feature a lacy appearance and leaves that have small serrated edges. Additionally, with a vibrant, deep verdant coloring, the Toothwood Ferns grow in an almost vase-like cluster. Given space to roam these ferns will mass in a shady area of woodland, nearby native plants, and wild gardens. Both deer and groundhog resistant, they are the ideal garden companions when planted with other perennials, offering a change of texture. Easy to maintain, there are no serious insect or disease issues related to these plants. And as a bonus, they will prevent soil erosion if planted beneath the eaves of your home. Put, Toothwood Ferns are as sturdy and robust as they are delicate and lovely. With their unique shape and eye-catching lime green coloring, they will bring new life to all gardens and enclosures.

Affordable Toothwood Ferns For Every Landscape

Toothwood Fern 

 

The Toothwood Fern, also known as the wood fern or spinulose woodfern in the United States and the narrow-buckler fern in the United Kingdom, is a perennial fern native to both Europe and North America. Thriving in a variety of habitats, Toothwood Ferns can be found in any soil that is moist, sandy or rocky, and slightly acidic, including sandy savannas and woodlands, rocky upland woodlands, sandstone ravines, swamps, forested bogs, and the banks of rivers and streams. The leaves of the Toothwood Fern may range from 8-18 inches long and 4-10 inches wide, with each leaf subdivided into leaflets that are arranged symmetrically on either side of the main stem. Generally, Toothwood Fern leaves are light to dark green, ovoid to lanceolate in overall shape, and feature up to 18 pairs of pinnate leaflets, depending on the maturity of the leaf. The sub-leaflets, the smaller leaves that comprise each leaflet, are oblong and toothed, giving them a spiky appearance. 

 

 

 

 Each Toothwood Fern plant comprised of a loose clump of 1-5 separate leaves, with leaves standing erect unless impacted by colder temperatures when they tend to sprawl closer to the ground. Depending on the environment in which the fern is found, it may either be deciduous or evergreen. In the northern reaches of the Toothwood Fern’s natural range, leaves will die off under extreme winter conditions while leaves may remain year-round in the more southerly areas of the fern’s range. Overall, Toothwood Ferns are more intricate, lacy, and delicate in appearance than some comparable wood fern varieties.

 

 

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