Blechnum brasiliense ‘Volcano’

hard fern

Volcano’ is an evergreen fern reaching a height and spread of 1.5m by 1m. The erect to arching fronds are slightly-crinkled; new fronds emerge an intense red colour before maturing to bronze then glossy green. Over time, the erect rhizome will create a thin trunk up to 30cm high

Eventual height
Eventual width
Years until maturity

5-10 years

9cm pot

A cracking fern, which has only just become available here in the UK