Christmas Fern Bare Root Crowns (Minimum Quantity: 25 Crowns)
Christmas Fern is a native, evergreen beauty that brightens the winter landscape with its glossy deep green fronds. For generations it was gathered in winter to decorate the home for Thanksgiving and Christmas. Share in the joy of the season with Christmas Fern.
Name(s): Polystichum acrosticoides, Nephrodium acrostichoides, Christmas Fern, Dagger Fern, Polystic Faux-acrostiche.
Flower Color: None.
Bloom Time: Not applicable.
Foliage: Evergreen, dark green.
Height/Spread: 12 inches to 24 inches x 18 inches to 24 inches.
Climate Zones: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Sun Exposure: Partial shade to full shade.
Soil Condition: Slightly moist, humus, pH 5.6 to 7.5
Features: Drought tolerant, deer resistant, evergreen foliage.
Uses: Naturalizing, woodland gardens, native fern collections, shade gardens, cutting gardens.
Comments: Christmas fern performs well in USDA zones 3 to 9. Though it prefers slightly moist soil, it is somewhat drought tolerant.
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