Osmunda cinnamomea (Cinnamon Fern)

Green spore-bearing fronds appear in spring, quickly turning brown. Fiddleheads pop up at the base of the plant and unfurl into sterile, chartreuse fronds. Moderate growth rate.

2-3 ft tall x 2-3 ft wide
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts bees and butterflies
Deer and rabbit resistant
Tolerant to juglone
Drought tolerant


Zone Zone 3
Exposure Partial to Full Shade
Moisture Moderate to Full Moisture
Native to Native