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botanical name:
Polystichum setiferum 'Plumosum Bevis'
Polystichum setiferum 'Plumosum Bevis' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Soft shield fern
synonyms:  Polystichum setiferum 'Pulcherrimum Bevis', Polystichum aculeatum 'Pulcherrimum'
family:  Polypodiaceae
characteristics: fern, evergreen, semi-evergreen
height: 0.70m
width: 0.70m
growth rate:
growth habit: ferny
leaf colour: green
flower colour:
main season: All Year
aspect: part shade, shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -15°C
USDA zone: 7 to 8
Elongated leaf frond segments which sweep gracefully towards the tips. Does not usually produce fertile spores.

Dislikes very dry soils.

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