Dryopteris affinis 'Crispa Congesta'Synonym(s): Dryopteris affinis 'Crispa Gracilis', Dryopteris filix-mas 'Crispa Congesta' Common Name: 'Scaly male fern'
A pretty, compact, evergreen fern with short contorted fronds of deepest green. UK native. H30cm S30cm.
Easy to grow in most cool, moist, lightly shaded sites and will grow in full sun if given plenty of moisture. Tolerant of dry shade but water regularly in their first season and mulch well.