Onoclea sensibilis, or Sensitive Fern, is a 1-3 foot tall fern with coarsely segmented, pale green triangular frond. Sensitive Fern’s fertile fronds resemble a cluster of woody, small grapes. The fern prefers moist to wet soils in sun (if constantly moist) to shade. It is attractive and an easy fern to grow on wet to moist sites.

Light: Part Sun
Soil Moisture: Moist
Height: 2′
Color: Green
Spacing: 18″

Onoclea sensibilis, Sensitive Fern