(Mature Size: 18-36"T x 24"W or more)
Dryopteris cycadina, the shaggy shield fern, is well described by its species name which means “like a cycad”.
The evergreen once pinnate fronds growing like a symmetrical bouquet of cycad leaves are a rich green with a prominent grooved blackish midrib.
Decorative new growth is shrouded in ornamental “shaggy” dark scales.
Hailing from China, Taiwan and Japan this species settles with ease in average soils in Zones 5 to 8.
Hardy to Zones 5-8. What's My Zone?
Color: Dark Green
Size: 18-36 inches tall by Spreading Habit
Type: Hosta Companion Plant
Product Size: 4.5 Inch Container
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