Dicksonia antarctica


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Noun1.Dicksonia antarctica - of Australia and TasmaniaDicksonia antarctica - of Australia and Tasmania; often cultivated; hardy in cool climates
tree fern - any of numerous usually tropical ferns having a thick woody stem or caudex and a crown of large fronds; found especially in Australia and New Zealand; chiefly of the families Cyatheaceae and Marattiaceae but some from Polypodiaceae
Dicksonia, genus Dicksonia - tree ferns of temperate Australasia having bipinnatifid or tripinnatifid fronds and usually marginal sori; in some classification systems placed in family Cyatheaceae
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SI was involved in the popularisation of Dicksonia antarctica, that amazing Tasmanian tree fern which sprung up on makeover shows, magazines and books about 20 years ago.
I've always loved ferns and use them in my garden, from mini forests of the outdoor monster Dicksonia antarctica to different varieties under my birch trees in the front garden.
Dicksonia (Soft I've always loved ferns and use them in my garden, from mini forests of the outdoor monster Dicksonia antarctica to different varieties under my birch trees in the front garden.
Dicksonia Antarctica is a stylish addition to a modern urban garden and also at home in a traditional woodland walk or English country garden.
Then they added tree ferns (Dicksonia antarctica), spotted may apple (Podophyllum 'Spotty Dotty'), and Tolmiea menziesii.
By contrast, Atherosperma moschatum, Nothofagus cunninghamii and Dicksonia antarctica Labill.
The tree fern Dicksonia antarctica invades two habitats of european conservation priority in Sao Miguel Island, Azores.
- Anna Hill, East Sussex GROWING 2 them isn't as difficult as you think if you choose a hardy type such as Dicksonia Antarctica, which tolerates sub zero temperatures.
Other exotics include the tree fern, Dicksonia antarctica, another popular species in the contemporary garden which is particularly suited to smaller spaces as it's slow growing.
What do have to be looked after are Pot vulnerable species such as ferns, especially tree ferns like Dicksonia antarctica.
regnans, a midstorey tree layer of Blackwood Acacia melanoxylon, Silver Wattle Acacia dealbata, Myrtle Beech Nothofagus cunninghamii and a tall shrub layer of Soft Tree-fern Dicksonia antarctica, Rough Tree-fern Cyathea australis and Musk Daisy-bush Olearia argophylla (Costermans 1983).