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Polystichum acrostichoides

Christmas Fern

Plant Overview:

Plant Family:Aspleniaceae
Plant Duration:Perennial
Plant Type:Ferns
Attracts Pollinators and Wildlife:Birds, Butterflies
Fruit Timing:Spores mature early June to early September
Global and State Rank:G5, SNR
Commercially available landscape plant?No
Soil Characteristics:
Soil Type:Loam, Sandy
Soil Moisture:Moist
Soil pH:Acidic, Slightly Acidic
Light Needs:
Opitmal Light:Shade
Light Range:Shade
Water Needs of Plant:
Soil Moisture:Moist

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