(Dragon's Tail Fern, Scott's spleenwort)
(Award of Garden Merit)Family Aspleniaceae
Originating from N. America
Small, evergreen, rock-inhabiting fern. The leaf blades rise from a dark coloured, shiny stem, and show a variable and irregular pattern of cutting. This is good fern for a rock garden where it will happily grow in crevices or on poor, rubbly soil or a shady woodland border.
Prefers shade/part shade.
Eventual mature plant size :