Silver Saber Fern
Full shade, Partial shade
Water regularly - weekly or more, to maintain consistently moist soil.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Average Size at Maturity||Forms small foliage clumps 10 to 12 in. tall, 16 to 18 in. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Prized for foliage.|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Woodland Garden|
|Light Needs||Full shade, Partial shade|
|Soil Needs||All-Purpose Plant Food|
|Special Feature||Clump Forming, Easy Care, Gift Plant, Shade Loving, Year-round Interest|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly or more, to maintain consistently moist soil.|
|Companion Plants||Bleeding Heart (Dicentra); Hosta (Hosta); Solomon's Seal (Polygonatum); Columbine (Aquilegia); Lungwort (Pulmonaria)|
Thrives in organically rich, well-drained soils. Prefers a site with bright shade and consistent moisture. Water deeply, regularly during first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Feed frequently during growing season with a general purpose fertilizer. Remove old, faded fronds after new growth begins in spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 6-9