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Cyathea dealbata

Cyathea dealbata, Silver Fern the symbol of New Zealand

Common Names: Silver Tree Fern, Silver Fern

Position: Partial to full shade

Growth Rate: medium – slow

Eventual spread: 8m

Max Height: 10m (less cultivated)

Hardiness: Not Hardy – will tolerate conditions down to 0°C the foliage is easily lost in frosts