This web page created by Andre O., Fall 2014
Common Name: Tasmanian Tree Fern
Botanical Name: Dicksonia Antarctica
Location: North side of Main Office building
Plant Type: Evergreen/Deciduous Tree
Sunset Zones: Zones 8-9 ,14-17,19-24
Sun Requirements: Full sun, partial shade in hot climates
Water Requirements: Moderate to regular water
Origin: Southern Hemisphere, Island of Tasmania (Australia)
Description: Dark brown trunk that holds feathery fronds.
Grows up to 12 inches in a year. Many arching 3-6 ft fronds growing from trunk.
Leaves:Bright green fronds with lacy texture. Frond medium to dark green.