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Dicksonia antarctica a species of evergreen tree fern native to parts of Australia. Typically about 4.5–5 m (15–16 ft) can grow to 15 m (49 ft), canopy of 2–6 m diameter. Grows on damp, sheltered woodland slopes & moist gullies. Can grow in acid, neutral & alkaline soils. It can grow in semi-shade. It strongly resents drought or dryness at the roots, doing best in moist soil. Can be used as a food source, with the pith of the plant being eaten either cooked or raw. It is a good source of…


Dicksonia Antarctica, TREE FERN AND FERN SPECIALISTS, Paramount Plants and Gardens, UK - for sale at our london garden centre & online.