Polystichum acrostichoides
Christmas Fern

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Part Shade
DESCRIPTION
Christmas Fern
Polystichum acrostichoides

Christmas fern is an evergreen fern that provides year round visual interest and provides protective cover for birds and other wildlife year round. Dense plantings offer the most protection for ground-dwelling birds and other animals.  The leathery fronds grow in fountain-like clumps.

BENEFITS
Evergreen fronds provide winter interest
Offers year round cover for birds and wildlife
Thrives in dry areas or moister soil with more sun
Great companion plant with woodland wildflowers
Fronds are used in fresh arrangements
Deer resistant
NATIVE INFO

Native Range

Woodlands from Nova Scotia to Wisconsin south to Texas and Florida.

Interesting Facts

The common name for this plant comes from the fact that early settlers used it to decorate at Christmas time.

GROWING TIPS

Christmas Mature Size: 12-24in. Wide x 12-24in. Tall

Hardiness Zone: 3-9

Sun Exposure: Part Shade

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