Ostrich Fern is a great choice for shady, woodland areas featuring upright and gracefully arching foliage that resembles the feathery appearance of long ostrich plumes.  It can add texture and form to shady landscape beds.  

Hardy to Zone 3

Fern Ostrich (Matteuccia struthiopteris)

  • Height: 24-36"

    Width: 5 Feet

    Exposure: Full Shade to part shade 

    Water Requirments: Moderate to Heavy

    Attributes: attractive texture and form; Make great cut accents for fresh floral arrangements; Deer and Rabbit Resistant