• Hardy
  • Canadian Grown
  • Value Packs
  • Shipped in ON, QC, NB, NS, PE

Dryopteris filix-mas 'Barnesii'

Barnes Male Fern, Barnes Narrow Male Fern

Main interest:
low maintenance, long lasting green foliage, upright habit
partial to full shade
Soil humidity:
moist soil
Growth type:
Flowering period:
USDA Hardiness:
zone 4a: -34.5 °C (-30 °F) View Zone Map
Mature height & width (max.):
height: 3 ft (0.9 m) width: 2 ft (0.6 m)
border, groundcover, rock gardens, naturalizing

Have a difficult area of your shady garden? Dryopteris filix-mas 'Barnesii' thrives on neglect and is pest and disease free. Add lush green beauty with this fern that has very narrow fronds and an upright growth habit. Tapering at the base, each frond is pinnate-pinnatifid with 20-30 pairs of long pointed leaflets per blade. This is a well-behaved plant and not at all invasive.

Please use availability information as a guide only. The weather is a fickle thing, and impacts when our plants are actually available for shipping. Please be aware that we are not answering emails regarding plants availability. The best advice we can give you is to check back once in a while, choose a size option and check the current stock.


Ships to Ontario & Quebec
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