Dryopteris filix-mas Male Fern Description This fern will form a grand clump of lance shaped fronds in your woodland garden. It can spread up to 5'. Looks good with Cimicifuga and Polemonium. Drought tolerant when planted in full shade. Tolerant of morning sun. Sizes & Prices All Fern, Male Characteristics Hardiness Zone: 4 Light requirements: Shade Height: 2-5' Native: Yes Sizes & Prices Size: 2 Yr $15.98 Other Information Male Fern Dryopteris filix-mas Zone: 4 Shade HT: 2-5'