Woodsia obtusa

Common Name: Obtusa
Family Name: Bluntlobe Cliff Fern
Light Requirements: Shade / Part Sun
Bloom Time:
Spacing: 24"
Height: 8-18"
Bloom Color: Unshowy
Moisture Level: average/normal
Animal Resistance: Deer & Rabbit
Type of Perennial: New England Woodlanders™
New England Native: Yes
US Native: Yes
Plant Description:
Erect, light green to gray-green fronds form airy and tufted clumps with slowly creeping rhizomes. Found on cliffs and rocky slopes, tolerates calcareous (high pH) soil types, but does equally well in neutral soils. Considered rare in northern New En