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Onoclea sensibilis
Onoclea sensibilis
Common Name: sensitive fern
A freely running, deciduous fern with broad, deeply pinnatifid, smooth leaves. It spreads in moist soil and stays low to the ground, usually not more than 12-18", though heights of up to 3' are possible in ideal conditions. Very effective as a moist shade groundcover.
Height: 1-2 Feet
Spread: 12-18 Inches
USDA Hardiness Zone: 2-10