- Common Name(s):
- Japanese holly fern
Stout, scaly rhizome; prefers moist, humus rich soil in sun or shade; easy to grow. This plant is seldom damaged by deer and is slightly salt tolerant.
- 1.5-2 ft.
- Coarse, leathery, dark green fronds; stiff, arching; 10-14 pairs of randomly spaced, scythe-shaped pinnae; open vase shape
NCCES plant id: 187