Western Sword Fern
Filtered sun, Full shade, Partial shade, Partial sun
Keep soil moist, but not soggy.
THIS PLANT MAY BE AVAILABLE IN THESE STORES:
Due to the seasonal nature of plants, availability at your local garden center is not guaranteed. Give them a call before visiting.
- 101 Market
8980 Quantrelle Ave. N.e. Otsego MN 55330
- 14th Street Garden Center
793 Jersey Ave. Jersey City NJ 07303
- 3rd Avenue Floral & Greenhouse
1110 3rd Ave. West Dickinson ND 58601
- 4 Ever Green Ldsp. & Dgn
21457 214th Circle Ave Milford IA 51351
|Botanical Pronunciation||pol-ISS-tih-kum MEW-nih-tum|
|Average Size at Maturity||Forms dense foliage clumps 3 to 6 ft. tall and wide.|
|Bloom Time||Prized for foliage.|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Rustic, Tropical|
|Landscape Use||Border, Poolside|
|Light Needs||Filtered sun, Full shade, Partial shade, Partial sun|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, North American Native Selection, Waterwise, Non-toxic to Cats and Dogs|
|Watering Needs||Keep soil moist, but not soggy.|
|Companion Plants||Coral Bells (Heuchera); Columbine (Aquilegia); Hosta (Hosta); Lungwort (Pulmonaria); Bleeding Heart (Dicentra)|
Provide humus rich, fertile, well-drained soil. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Once established, water as needed to maintain consistent soil moisture. Fertilize periodically during growing season. Cut back old, faded fronds when new growth begins in spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9