Matteuccia struthiopteris

£4.99

Matteuccia struthiopteris

Each

(Code P9860)

£4.99

Pack of 3

(Code P9861)

£9.98
A spectacular large variety commonly known as the Ostrich Feather with its upright feathery foliage resembling the plumes of an ostrich. A popular ornamental plant that holds the Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit for its reliable performance, stability of colour and form and good resistance to pests and diseases. Its expansive fronds prefer sheltered spot and its ideally suited to cool, most conditions so a useful plant if you have a wet shaded area in your garden. Height 80cm. 9cm pot grown plants supplied.

Key Product Information

Season Interest Summer
Flower Colour GREEN
Foliage Colour GREEN
Preferred Location
  • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
    sun
  • Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
    part-shade
  • Suitable for planting in shaded locations
    shade
Positive attributes
  • Suitable for growing in pots and containers
    container
How Supplied 9cm Pot Grown
Delivery Delivery within 28 days

Key Product Information

Delivery within 28 days

Season Interest

Summer

Flower Colour

GREEN

Foliage Colour

GREEN

Preferred Location
Suitable for planting in sunny locations
sun
Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
part-shade
Suitable for planting in partially locations
shade
How Supplied

9cm Pot Grown

Flowering Time

  • J
  • F
  • M
  • A
  • M
  • J
  • J
  • A
  • S
  • O
  • N
  • D

Available to buy

  • J
  • F
  • M
  • A
  • M
  • J
  • J
  • A
  • S
  • O
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Plant Size

Mature Height 80cm
Mature Spread 70cm
Plant Spacing 70cm
Plant Spacing

70cm

Mature Height

80cm

Mature Spread

70cm

Planting Plant in well dug prepared soil, and add a little manure or organic matter if possible.
Soil Type Fertile, moist but well drained
Planting

Plant in well dug prepared soil, and add a little manure or organic matter if possible.

Soil Type

Fertile, moist but well drained

Great at the front of the border, in containers or as ground cover under deciduous trees.
Water well after planting and regularly in their first growing season. Mulch annually in spring with a good layer of leaf mound or garden compost around the plant. Slugs love hostas so you will need to protect against them.
  • Information
  • Key Product Information

    Season Interest Summer
    Flower Colour GREEN
    Foliage Colour GREEN
    Preferred Location
    • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
      sun
    • Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
      part-shade
    • Suitable for planting in shaded locations
      shade
    Positive attributes
    • Suitable for growing in pots and containers
      container
    How Supplied 9cm Pot Grown
    Delivery Delivery within 28 days

    Key Product Information

    How Supplied

    9cm Pot Grown

    Delivery within 28 days

    Season Interest

    Summer

    Flower Colour

    GREEN

    Foliage Colour

    GREEN

    Preferred Location
    Suitable for planting in sunny locations
    sun
    Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
    part-shade
    Suitable for planting in partially locations
    shade

    Flowering Time

    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D

    Available to buy

    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D

    Plant Size

    Mature Height 80cm
    Mature Spread 70cm
    Plant Spacing 70cm
    Mature Height

    80cm

    Mature Spread

    70cm

    Plant Spacing

    70cm

    Planting Plant in prepared soil, with a hole large enough to firmly hold the module.
    Soil Type Well drained fertile soil.
    Pruning Deadhead as necessary to prolong flowering.
    Planting

    Plant in well dug prepared soil, and add a little manure or organic matter if possible.

    Soil Type

    Fertile, moist but well drained

  • Planting & growing Instructions
  • Great at the front of the border, in containers or as ground cover under deciduous trees.
    Water well after planting and regularly in their first growing season. Mulch annually in spring with a good layer of leaf mound or garden compost around the plant. Slugs love hostas so you will need to protect against them.
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