Polystichum tsussimense Tsusima Holly Fern
Korean Rock Fern - 1 litres
Polystichum tsussimense , the Korean rock fern, is a small, neat, evergreen fern with dark green, lance-shaped fronds, suitable for the front of a shady border or by a path in a woodland garden, with Hostas, Brunneras, Pulmonarias, Epimediums and other shade-loving perennials. Also good for a container. Height and spread 40cm.
Thrives in moist but well-drained soil, in full or dappled shade. Cut last season's fronds down in late winter before new growth starts. Mulch with leafmould.
This plant has an RHS Award of Garden Merit.
British nursery grown.
|Awards||RHS Award of Garden Merit|
|Botanical name||Polystichum tsussimense|
|British nursery grown||Y|
|Common name||Korean Rock Fern|
|Plant type||Evergreen Ferns|
|Season of interest||Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter|
|Stem colour||Green, Brown|
|Time to maturity||5 - 10 years|
|Ultimate height||0.1m - 0.5m|
|Ultimate spread||0.1m - 0.5m|