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Cyathea dealbata, Alsophila tricolor, Silver Tree Fern, Ponga

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Cyathea dealbata, Alsophila tricolor

Silver Tree Fern, Ponga
Family: Cyatheaceae
Origin: New Zealand
Small tree 10-20 ftFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterOrnamental foliage

This is the New-Zealand National Symbol, and is a Majestic tree fern with mature fronds that can grow about 4 m long, which have a distinctive silvery color underside. The trunk can be as tall as 10 m or more. It easily grows in a sheltered situation.


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Cyathea dealbata, Alsophila tricolor, Silver Tree Fern, Ponga

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Cyathea dealbata, Alsophila tricolor, Silver Tree Fern, Ponga

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Underside to frond
Cyathea dealbata, Alsophila tricolor, Silver Tree Fern, Ponga

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Underside to frond


Link to this plant:
https://toptropicals.com/catalog/uid/cyathea_dealbata.htm