Saturday, May 21, 2011

fern obsession

...
what survives best in shade and humidity is the good old fern.
They are poetical, evergreen and need nearly no care, behalve of mostly a lot of water
The victorians were obsessed by them, so do I.

on the wall of the castle in Angers
Staghorn Fern (Platycerium) mini and midi
unknown species from Brooklyn
Blaufarn (Phlebodium Blue Star)
fiddleneck
athyrium japonicum "metallica"
athyrium otophorum "okanum"
polystichul setiferum "plumosum densum"
onoclea sensibilis


...
good articles in "Garden Design vol. January/February 2011"

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