B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Dryopteris filix-mas is cold hardy
USDA Zone:2 -50° to -40°F (-45.5° to -40°C)
|Type of plant - perennial
to 90x30cm., 20-30prs pinnae
|Dryopteris filix-mas sales history
Common names for Dryopteris filix-mas:
|Gemeiner Wurmfarn, Gewohnlicher Wurmfarn, Male Fern, Wurmfarn,|
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|3||: Fern Spore Species List|
I think we only list Polypodiopsida (Filicopsida/ Filicineae) as Ferns.
|6||: Bulbous and Rhizomatous Plant Seed List|
|36||: Herb Seed List Culinary Medicinal Dye and Aromatic|
|Not all medicinal, dye or aromatic plants are edible, some are toxic if eaten and others are dangerous if applied to the skin. Please check uses for plants.|
|43||: Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List|
|77||: Central European Native and Introduced Plants|
|87||: Natives of Central U.S.A.|
|124||: Greenland Native Plant Seed List|
|719||: North American Native Ethnobotanicals|
|Including medicinal, dye, fiber, food, construction, ritual|
|720||: Fire Resistant Plants|
|Different classes of resistance: some grow back, some don't burn, a few have highly inflammable leaves that leave the rest of the plant intact, some trees don't have lower branches.|
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.|
Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet,
the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Dryopteris filix-mas seeds will usually germinate in 30-180 days.
Sow Dryopteris filix-mas seeds on the surface of a firmly tamped down peat compost, the spores must be kept warm and damp at all times, and need daylight.