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Ferns
(Botanical Names)
See Common Names below

Arachniodes simplicior 'V'
Asparagus densiflorus 'M'
Asparagus densiflorus 'S'
Asplenium bulbiferum
Athyrium 'Ghost'
Cyathea cooperi
Davallia fejeensis 'P'
Dicksonia antarctica
Dryopteris erythrosora
Microlepia strigosa 'M'
Nephrolepsis cordifolia
Nephrolepsis exalta 'B'
Polystichum polyblepharum
Polystichum setiferum 'W'
Polystichum tsus-simense
Rumohra andiantiformis
Woodwardia fimbriata

Ferns
(Common Names)

Asparagus, Meyers
Asparagus, Sprengeri
Australian Tree
Autumn
Boston
Giant Chain
Ghost
Holly Fern
Japanese Tassel
Korean Rock
Lace 'M'
Leatherleaf
Mother
Rabbit's Foot
Soft Shield 'W'
Sword, Southern
Tasmanian Tree

Genus: Arachniodes Specific Epithet: simplicior Variety: 'Variegata'
Phonetic: a-rak-nee-OH-dees sim-PLIK-ee-or Family: Dryopteridaceae
Root Meanings: Spider-like/Simpler Origin: Japan, China CA
Native: No
Common Name(s) : Holly Fern
Zones: 4-24 Exposure: Part to Full Shade

Water: Regular to Ample

Type: Fern Persistence: Evergreen
Height: 10-16 in Spread: Twice the height Growth Rate: Medium
Blooms: -- Flowers: -- Seasonal: --

Features:

  • Fronds broadly triangular
  • Each leaf division is marked with a yellow stripe

Considerations:

  • Deciduous in frosty areas

Landscape Use:

  • Naturalizing
  • Container
  • Groundcover / Massing
  • Woodland garden
  • Specimen
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