Soft Shield Fern
Outstanding for shade, with feathery, dark green fronds that look tropical but are actually hardy! The perfect contrast to bold leaved plants. Naturalizes well in cool woodland settings, adapting well to dry shade conditions when established.
|Botanical Pronunciation:||pol-LIST-ik-um say-TI-fe-rum|
|Key feature:||Shade Loving|
|Cold hardiness zones:||5 - 9|
|Light Needs:||Full shade|
|Water Needs:||Water regularly, weekly or more often in extreme heat. Tolerates dry shade conditions when established.|
|Average landscape size:||Moderate growing 2 to 3 ft. tall.|
|Special features:||Improved Pest and Disease Resistance|
|Landscape uses:||Border, Rock Garden, Woodland Garden|
|Blooms:||Does not flower|
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