Please submit a search term.

Polystichum setiferum

Common Name(s):
Hedge fern, Soft shield fern
Category:
Ferns
Comment:

Partial shade; moist soil. This plant is seldom damaged by deer.

Height:
18-24 in.
Zones:
7 to 9a
Habit:
Evergreen
Fronds:
Tufted, drooping fronds; mat, light green blade; scaly stalk; short stemmed pinnulae; soft texture; twice divided pinnae have stalked linear lanceolate pinnules with soft bristly tips on margins
Tags:
deer resistant, evergreen

NCCES plant id: 218

Polystichum setiferum Polystichum setiferum
Esther Westerveld, CC BY-NC-ND - 2.0
Polystichum setiferum Polystichum setiferum
Jc (et parfois Ginie), CC BY-NC-2.0
Polystichum setiferum Polystichum setiferum
Nicholas Turland, CC BY-NC-ND - 2.0
Polystichum setiferum Polystichum setiferum
Nicholas Turland, CC BY-NC-ND - 2.0
Polystichum setiferum Polystichum setiferum
Ashley Basil, CC BY - 2.0