Hardy Tree Fern Dicksonia antarctica log 20cm tall Hardy Tree Fern Dicksonia antarctica log 20cm tall Hardy Tree Fern Dicksonia antarctica log 20cm tall Hardy Tree Fern Dicksonia antarctica log 20cm tall Hardy Tree Fern Dicksonia antarctica log 20cm tall Hardy Tree Fern Dicksonia antarctica log 20cm tall
Hardy Tree Fern Dicksonia antarctica log 20cm tall
Hardy Tree Fern Dicksonia antarctica log 20cm tall
Hardy Tree Fern Dicksonia antarctica log 20cm tall
Hardy Tree Fern Dicksonia antarctica log 20cm tall
Hardy Tree Fern Dicksonia antarctica log 20cm tall
Hardy Tree Fern Dicksonia antarctica log 20cm tall
Hardy Tree Fern Dicksonia antarctica log 20cm tall

Hardy Tree Fern Dicksonia antarctica log 20cm tall

with 500ml specialist feed
Hardy Tree Fern Dicksonia antarctica log 20cm tall - Rating
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Plant In Shade
RHS Garden Merit
  • An amazing and hardy plant - a relic of prehistoric times, yet suited to British gardens.
  • Harvested under strict license from Australian Woodlands, supplies are very short
  • Includes 500ml of concentrated feeds for bigger and stronger fronds, which reach 60-75cm long
  • Thrive in shade, do not allow centres to dry out, as this is where the growth comes from
  • Supplied as a sawn log 18-25cm tall, pot on or plant shallowly in the garden soil. New fronds will unfurl in weeks.
Log 8' (20cm) tall - Item: 500073
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Product Description

Tree ferns were a firm plant hunter's favourite from Victorian times, a symbol of wealth and travel experiences to Australia. They have maintained this sense of mystique ever since. Now you too can grow these surprisingly easy exotic looking plants too.

Harvested under strict License from woodland clearance in Australia and Tasmania, these astonishing plants really will delight and amaze. They grow under the woodland canopy, in the shade, so grow them here in a sheltered spot too. These 'potter' logs are at least 10 years old, and have been cut back and harvested dormant. When you water them via the top crown, they will burst back into life, like it's the new rainy season! Because they grow in leaf canopies, most of their food comes from leaves falling into their giant shuttlecock like fronds, funnelling the goodness into the growing crown. That's hard to achieve in UK gardens so we provide 500ml of concentrated tree fern food, which mimics this feeding method. Even at this size of log at 20-25cm tall, new fronds of almost 1M in length will unfurl spectacularly within a Month or so of you watering it. It's amazing when they come how quickly they grow.

The plant is hardy in Winter, although the fronds will die back. Cutting these off when they die back is what creates the new trunk, which slowly inches up over many, many years. Keep the crown protected in Winter with a layer of straw to keep cold and wet out. When you get it home, plant it in a big pot, or in the garden soil. It takes almost 2 years to root in, so do not be alarmed by this slow growing beauty.

What Is Supplied

Item 500073 supplied as:

Supplied as a 'potter log', about 20-25cm tall, cut back, from which new fronds will quickly emerge. Also includes 500ml specialist tree fern feed.

During the season, these may be supplied with fronds already elongated. Protect new fronds from frost in Spring.

Plant Information

Planting / Flowering Calendar
Best Time To Plant
When Your Plant Will Flower
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Fully Grown Plant dimensions (approx)
Plant Dimensions
120cm
80cm

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Great products and great service!!
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Lovely little plant
Review Submitted: 30/03/2018 - 06:54:13
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Always use this company
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Very pleased
Review Submitted: 10/03/2018 - 14:21:21
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have always had good service. Plants delivered on time and in good condition.
have bought plants from YouGarden many times with no problem.
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Tree fern was delivered in very good condition, and is very as starting to grow fronds already.
Review Submitted: 09/03/2018 - 14:20:02
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Received small tree fern which looked like a reject bent over and shorter than advertised complained about this and met with bad response and wrong unhelpful
Attitude to a member .l hope peter finds out this complaint a does something about it sent proof of there mistakes in reply to there denial to this matter .waiting for response
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Very poor condition looks like a reject should not have been sent to a member or anybody please reply to my complaint
YouGarden Comments
Thank you for your feedback.

On checking through your email conversation I can see that the height of the tree falls within the range advertised on our website; I'm sorry to hear that you are unhappy with this. I'm afraid that we can't guarantee that naturally grown items will be perfectly straight.

Chris
Customer Service Executive
Review Submitted: 09/03/2018 - 06:36:26
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excellent products and good service
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second one i have ordered as so pleased with the first one
Review Submitted: 17/08/2017 - 08:32:07
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excellent plants
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my favourite
Review Submitted: 10/08/2017 - 14:09:09
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well packed
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nice healthy plant
Review Submitted: 03/08/2017 - 14:29:21
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Quick order and delivery service.
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I ordered two tree ferns together spending over £60 including the delivery charge. One fern was for a relative's birthday present. One if the ferns had a reasonable sized frond growing but the other one was of very poor quality with two dead leaves less than two inches long and one tiny leaf just about growing- two to three inches. Very disappointed in the fact there was such a vast difference between the two plants. I just hope the very small one I obviously kept for myself, actually grows! I feel very disappointed that having spent so much money that I only received one viable plant.
YouGarden Comments
Good Morning,

Firstly, thank you for your recent order with us. I am ever so sorry to hear that you are not satisfied with the order. Are you able to provide us with some images of what you have received please? I shall ensure we look into this for you

Katy Rogers
Customer Service Assistant
Review Submitted: 22/07/2017 - 06:47:44
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Company cannot be faulted
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Superb plant at a great price
Review Submitted: 22/07/2017 - 08:13:06
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Excellent customer service as replaced damaged item unfortunately it would appear I had the same delivery driver as first time and both plants were dropped over a 6 foot plus gate.
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Just what I wanted
Review Submitted: 19/07/2017 - 19:55:27
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Arrived safely
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Strong plant-good size
YouGarden Comments
Good Afternoon,

Firstly, thank you for your recent order with us. I am ever so sorry to hear that you are not satisfied with the order. Are you able to provide us with some images of what you have received please? I shall ensure we look into this for you

Katy Rogers
Customer Service Assistant
Review Submitted: 17/07/2017 - 09:15:21
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Very efficient and helpful communication email with regard to planting details. Would be good to know approximate expected date of arrival.
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Well packaged and undamaged in transit. Seems to be thriving at the moment!
Review Submitted: 16/07/2017 - 06:58:05
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I haven't contacted them.
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Some of the plants are fine.just two out of three barnsley baby have died. One on arrival and the other a few days after.
Review Submitted: 15/07/2017 - 00:51:04
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good service and excellent plants. Membership discount is a bonus
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good size log already sprouting new ferns
Review Submitted: 14/07/2017 - 08:35:26
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Very slow in answering emails had to phone in the end.
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Very good Tree Fern.
Review Submitted: 08/07/2017 - 06:57:38
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Knowledgeable staff who know the products.
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One of my all time favourite plants.
Review Submitted: 01/07/2017 - 00:08:11
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never had a complaint with this company. Excellent service
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Plant arrived in strong packaging in perfect condition. Delighted with this plant
Review Submitted: 01/07/2017 - 20:58:49
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Arrived in very poor condition not as advertised and dying. Pictures sent to customer service. Not value for money.
YouGarden Comments
I am sorry to hear that you aren't happy with your order, however we haven't received any photos from you? Please resend them.

These ferns often take a long time (many months) to show new growth. Please be patient with them. If your photos show a plant that is not as we would expect, we will replace it for you.

Will
Head of Customer Service
Review Submitted: 26/06/2017 - 09:36:58
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no hassle arrived sooner than expected
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quality plant
Review Submitted: 11/04/2017 - 11:46:05
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I will never use them again after spending several hundred pounds over the last few years. Very poor customer service. I complained about the Oleander last year and the banana plants.
Use them if you wish but there are far better companies to deal with who give very professional advice, as they are TRUE gardeners and not a mail order supplier.
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I was sent the tree fern without any planting instructions and had to contact an other company for advice.
YouGarden Comments
Thanks for your feedback. I am a little confused however, as we haven't heard anything from you about this order - could you email me with some detail as to why you're so unhappy?

For the record, our company was founded by experienced professionals and we have over 100 years of gardening experience within our senior team - let alone junior members of staff and nurserymen.

We send general care guides with each order, which is suitable for 99% of orders we dispatch - I am sorry that this wasn't the case with yourself.

There's much more info on our website and had you contacted us, we'd have given you the comprehensive, tailored response that you desired.

Will
Head of Customer Service
Review Submitted: 15/04/2016 - 09:38:23
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Friendly service, excellent plants ready to go.
Review Submitted: 17/03/2016 - 06:05:08
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asked for delivery a particular week. Waited in all that week didn't arrive until following week after 5 pm
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the notes did not tell you what to do with this. Fortunately I could look information on the Internet.
Review Submitted: 15/12/2015 - 18:14:13
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no fuss easy to look and search for plants you are looking for and with detail on everything about the plants and soil and full sun or shade
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perfect i have potted it up and have got a new throng growing looks perfect will take it in over winter. many thanks
Review Submitted: 16/09/2015 - 13:03:30
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Courteous and efficient
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Beautiful specimens
Review Submitted: 25/08/2015 - 08:30:11
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Great plants,service and communication
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Box damaged but Fern ok
Review Submitted: 19/07/2015 - 08:34:36
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No problem but delivery did seem rather long
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Plant has started to put on new growth within the first week
Review Submitted: 28/06/2015 - 06:01:05
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Good service.
Review Submitted: 19/05/2015 - 15:30:15
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Phoned for more advice on looking after Tree Fern I purchased and was given really good advice.
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Tree Fern was delivered in excellent condition and with fronds already peeping out.Was so pleased I ordered more.That one has since been delivered in the same excellent condition.Also packaging was really good.I have also bought Palm Trees from you last year and have to say they are coming on great.Really pleased all round.Thank You.
Review Submitted: 25/04/2015 - 21:45:15
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As it was late in the season to be ordering a hardy tree fern potter we telephoned first and it was confirmed to be in stock, this item arrived within two days of ordering.
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This item truly exceeded my expectations. The semi shaded area I have turned into a fern garden now has a perfect centre piece. Thankyou, Yougarden.
Review Submitted: 12/09/2014 - 07:53:16
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excellant
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one of the ferns looks as if its dying ,the leaves are turning brown and there's no growth. the other one is fine
Review Submitted: 12/08/2014 - 08:24:30
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Excellent offers and always good value.
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Was pleasantly surprised at the healthy plant I received.Quite mature and fronding nicely.
Review Submitted: 08/08/2014 - 10:44:40
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very quick delivery
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much better than expected with fronds already growing
Review Submitted: 29/07/2014 - 19:58:47
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very pleased
Review Submitted: 27/07/2014 - 07:22:40
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The service was fine.
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The H T F Was excellent as was the bottle of HTF Fluid feed
Review Submitted: 24/07/2014 - 20:27:48
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No problem always on the ball
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good quality as described
Review Submitted: 05/06/2014 - 09:09:53
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