Osmunda claytoniana (Interrupted Fern)

Light green, showy, divided, lace shaped sterile fronds surround erect fertile fronds. The fertile frons are interrupted in the middle by fluffy, brown leaflets which detach in mid-summer. Clump forming habit. 

3-4 ft tall x 3-5 ft spread

HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)

Deer and rabbit tolerant

Wet soil tolerant 


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