Fiddlehead Fern – Matteuccia Struthiopteris
Climate Zone: 3 to 9
Mature Height: 1.5 to 3 ft.
Mature Width: 1.5 to 3 ft.
Growth/Year: 1.5 to 3 ft.
Sunlight: Prefers Partial to Full Shade.
Soil Conditions: Prefers Moist, Well-Drained Soils.
Botanical Name: Matteuccia struthiopteris
This is a nice plant to have around the house in your shaded area. This plant is a perennial plant and will come back year after year. The amazing green color that this plant displays always improves the look of a house. The plant grows best in the USDA zones 3-9. They grow in shade and grow about 4 ft high by mid-summer.