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Osmunda cinnamomea (Cinnamon Fern)

Osmunda cinnamomea (Cinnamon Fern)

Type: Native Fern

Height: 2-3'; 2-3' wide

Sun: partial to full shade


Water: moist to wet soils


Cinnamon colored fibers near the frond bases give this fern its name. With constant moisture, this shade-loving plant can reach larger sizes.

  • Photo Credit

    Photo by David J. Stang [CC BY-SA (]

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