Doodia

A small genus of ferns with a couple of garden worthy options. The genus was named after Samuel Doody, botanist and the first curator of the Chelsea Physic Gardens and a notable cryptogamic botanist.
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Doodia aspera

  • Pot size: 1 Litre
  • Plant size: 30cm (12in)
  • Growing condition: Partial - full shade
  • Flowering season: N/A to N/A

A new variety with reddy new fronds to 30cm tall. Native to India, Sri Lanka and Australia. Tends to need neutral or acid moisture retentive soil. Evergreen. Hardiness is largely untested but will be fine in a sheltered spot.

Price: 5.30


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Doodia media

  • Pot size: 9cm
  • Plant size: 45cm (18in)
  • Growing condition: Full shade
  • Flowering season: N/A to N/A

Evergreen fern from New Zealand, hardy (just) with bright red new fronds giving quite a startling colour effect.

Price: (2 or fewer plants) 4.50
Price: (3 or more plants) 3.95


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