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Polystichum acrostichoides
JLBG @ Juniper Level Botanic Gdn, NC

Polystichum acrostichoides

Christmas Fern

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Item #: 295

Zones: 4a to 9b

Dormancy: Evergreen

Height: 15" tall

Culture: Part Sun to Shade

Origin: United States

Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L) ?


$14.40 $18.00
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Polystichum acrostichoides is a wonderful, easy-to-grow, deer-resistant US native (Minnesota south to Florida) with sturdy, dark, evergreen fronds emanating from a central point, making a 2' wide clump...particularly effective when used in drifts. The fronds first emerge upright, then flatten with age. Christmas fern (known in PC circles as the Seasonal Holiday Fern) is one of the finest of all evergreen ferns and retains its attractive appearance all winter...simply superb for woodland gardens, especially those with deep shade areas!

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