310 Commerical Street

Rockport, ME 04856


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Sweet Fern

Sweet Fern

Comptonia peregrina

You can abuse this tough, tenacious native all you want, but you’ll be hard pressed to break its spirit! Upright growing with deep green, lustrous, sweet scented, fern-like foliage, Sweetfern colonizes by spreading stolons and will hold ground in the sandiest, most infertile soils you can imagine, and thrive where other ornamentals fail.

  • »  Colonizing ground cover
  • »  Sweet smelling green foliage
  • »  Great for sandy dry areas
  • »  Native to Eastern North America
Plant Height: 2-4 feet
Plant Spread: 4-8 feet

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