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Pellaea andromedifolia - Coffee Fern

Pellaea andromedifolia grows in full sun while peaking out from under rocks to dense shade on a north facing slope. The Coffee Fern will go Summer deciduous in a dry environment. Pellaea andromedifolia grows in a variety of soil types and is often found poking out from a crack in a rock. The leaves turn from green to red on the way to a Summer of brown. Pellaea grows from 6 inches to two feet tall depending on moisture conditions and sunlight.

High resolution photos of Pellaea andromedifolia are part of our garden image collection.

Pellaea adromedifolia, Coffee Fern