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Family: DryopteridaceaeMain Season: All YearLeaf Colour: GreenFoliage: EvergreenPosition: ShadeSoil Type: Ordinary, medium loamHeight: 45cm to 60cm (18" to 2')RHS Award of Garden Merit: RHS Award of Garden MeritPeat Free? Not yetHardiness Guide: RHS H4 minimum -5°C to -10°CPot Size: 1L
AGM An attractive semi-evergreen fern with light green fronds with black hairy stems. A fairly compact species to 60cm for ordinary soil in shade.
From woods in Asia.
Syn. Dryopteris atrata - the Black Wood Fern, also known as the Shaggy Shield Fern.