Matteuccia struthiopteris 

Ostrich Fern

Athyriaceae

Height:  40 - 80 cm

Sunlight: partial shade - shade

Soil: well drained, fairly moist, fertile, humus rich 

pH: acid - neutral

Hardiness: hardy

Plant range: Europe, Asia, N-America

Spreads with rhizomes.
New plants can emerge some distance from the old plant. 

Photos and experiences of growing this plant in Iceland are welcomed  in the comments below.

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