Black Tree Fern
A beautiful, rarely offered tree fern native to New Zealand. It has a striking jet black trunk covered in fine black hairs. The tallest of all the New Zealand Tree ferns. The fronds can reach over 5m long and the trunks can get up to 20m tall in their natural habitat.
Max Height 20m. Max Spread 10m.
Shaded site. Lime free soil and prefers to be damp .
Hardy to -3°C. But best to bring inside for winter.
Keep well watered and fed in summer.