Ostrich fern (Matteuccia struthiopteris)…

£6.50

One of the few perennial ferns with safely edible young ‘shoots’ – the still curled fronds are eaten as a cooked spring vegetable. A widely used wild plant in parts of North America. Like a shady moist spot.

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Description

One of the few perennial ferns with safely edible young ‘shoots’ – the still curled fronds are eaten as a cooked spring vegetable. A widely used wild plant in parts of North America. Like a shady moist spot.

Additional information

Weight 1.00 kg