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Polystichum aculeatum

Polystichum aculeatum
Availability Ships April to mid-May and again after mid September
Plant Size Field grown plant shipped bare root
Quantity Price (ea)
3-4  $10.45
5+  $9.95
Qty Out of Stock

Polystichum aculeatum - Hard Shield fern

Polystichum aculeatum, Hard Shield fern, has 24 to 36" dark green arching fronds with spiny, pointed leaflets. It is a clumping fern that multiplies slowly but is also rugged and evergreen, with only some winter dieback in the coldest conditions.

Height: 24 - 36" Spacing: 15 - 18" apart
Light: Part shade to full shade Soil: Humus-rich, moist but well draining
pH: Slightly alkaline, add lime if needed Zones: 4 - 8

Photo courtesy of Rasbak via wikimedia commons.

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