Polystichum acrostichoidesItem #8371 USDA Hardiness Zone: 4 - 8
Low growing eastern US native fern. Produces a spreading habit with narrow, upright fronds. Fronds are dark, leathery and just 5 inches wide. Spreads via underground rhizomes. Excellent choice for groundcover in shaded beds and borders. Herbaceous.
- CareCare InformationFollow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed frequently during growing season with a general purpose fertilizer. Cut back old fronds after new growth begins in spring.Light Needs:Full to partial shadeWatering Needs:Needs wet or constantly moist soil.