This magnificent tree-fern bears very soft green delicate looking fronds the stems of which are covered in fantastic soft golden hairs. Prefers a cool, moist shady site out of the prevailing winds. Water well in the first year of establishment. Evergreen. Protect from frost.
Require a moist but well drained soil with plenty of organic matter. Water regularly to maintain plant health during hot periods. Add a mulch of organic matter in autumn, prune off any dead growth as required.