river fern


regionally-sourced plant specimens that are sustainably harvested of the highest quality to be well-adapted to the requirements of each project


all plantsshady perennials + creekside

\\ shady perennials (THKU)

\\ shady perennials (THKU)

\\ shady perennials (THKU)

plant details

river fern


latin name: Thelypteris kunthii

usda code: THKU

alternative name(s): Southern shield fern, Kunth’s maiden fern, Normal shield fern, Wood fern


ecotopes class: shady perennials + creek

ecological condition(s): shady woodlandcreekside

size range: small – less than 3 ft

habit: herbaceous

leaf retention: semi-evergreen

light requirement: part-shade – full shade

native range