- Common Name(s):
- Korean rock fern, Tsu-sima holly fern
Creeping, crown forming rhizome; prefers constantly moist, humus rich soil in partial to full shade; prefers cool temperatures. This plant is seldom damaged by deer.
- 10-15 in.
- Glossy, dark green fronds; blade is lance-shaped and bipinnate with black veins; basal pinnules of pinna are conspicuously separated and larger; pinnules sharply cut, terminating in bristles; petiole has persistent, long, dark scales
NCCES plant id: 222