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Asplenium scolopendrium 'Hokkaido Gem'
@ Alpine Gdn, DE

Asplenium scolopendrium 'Hokkaido Gem'

Hokkaido Gem Hart's Tongue Fern

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Item #: 10013

Zones: 5a to 7b, guessing

Height: 12" tall

Culture: Part Sun to Light Shade

Origin: Japan

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

Note: This plant is not currently for sale. This is an archive page preserved for informational use.

Asplenium scolopendrium 'Hokkaido Gem' is a spore-grown Japanese form of the predominantly European Hart's tongue fern, thanks to a Tom Mitchell collection at 400' elevation in southwest Hokkaido, Japan. Asplenium scolopendrium 'Hokkaido Gem' benefits from a rich, slightly moist soil, where it forms an evergreen 1' tall x 18" wide clump of 2" wide, tongue-shaped, thick, glossy green leaves...a great textural contrast in the woodland garden.