The Society for Growing Australian
Townsville Branch Inc.
PO Box 363 Aitkenvale Qld 4814
Scaly Tree Fern
Form and Size: A slender, tall tree fern to 12m high, with a woody
trunk to 20cm diameter.
Distribution: Moist forests from north-eastern Qld to Sydney,
Fronds: Bi-pinnate, dull or shiny green above, paler beneath, to
4m x 1m.
Cultivation/Notes: Propagate from spore. A fast growing tree fern
which is popular in cultivation. Fairly hardy as long as the roots are kept moist.
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