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botanical name:
Polystichum polyblepharum 'Jade'
Polystichum polyblepharum 'Jade' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Japanese Tassel Fern
family:  Polypodiaceae
characteristics: fern
height: 0.60m
width: 0.60m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: ferny
leaf colour: green
flower colour:
stem/bark: light brown
main season: All Year
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil
preferred soil pH: acid
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
Forms a neat clump of semi-evergreen or evergreen bipinnate fronds, glossy green darkening with age. The central stems are brown and scaly.

Humus-rich, moist, wel-drained soil in a shady position. Likes consistent moisture.
Tidy in spring by removing old leaves as the new growth begins.

By division in spring.

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