Promoting the Use of Native Plant Species in the Home Landscape

Christmas Fern

Plant Leaf

Full Plant

Plant Berry/Flower

Latin Name: Polystrichum acrostichoides

Flower Description:

Non Flowering

FamilyWood Fern
Season BloomNon flowering
HabitatPart shade to shade, average moisture to dry soil, rich hardwood forest.
CyclePerennials
Height1'-2'
Leaf DescriptionLeathery glossy green fronds year round.
Soil Type Wet
Light Source Shade
LocationWoodland