70 - 80 cm
partial shade - shade
well drained, fairly moist, fertile, humus rich
acid - neutral - alkaline
temperate regions in the northern hemisphere
Dryopteris is a genus of around 150 species in the family Dryopteridaceae with a global distribution, although most species grow in temperate regions of the northern hemisphere. Two species are native to Iceland.
Native to Iceland, mainly found in the Westfjords and Reykjanes peninsula.