Wart Fern

Microsorum scolopendrium
Wart fern, or Kangaroo fern as it is also known, is a slower growing fern that makes a nice groundcover in shady areas. The bumpy appearance of its leaves are what gives it the odd name of Wart fern.
  • Plant Details
  • Grow in shade or partial shade, in well-drained potting media.
  • Overwatering can result in bacterial or fungal problems.
  • Underwatering can result in leaf drop.
  • Landscaping Hardiness Zone: 10A-11
  • Major problems: None
  • Drought tolerance: Medium
  • Salt Tolerance: Low