Provides shade and shelter for insects in summer, this evergreen fern offers important winter habitats under it's leaves and in it's leaf litter.
This evergreen fern features beautiful glossy, leathery leaflets. The name holly fern is due to the shape of the fronds. Ideal in a shade border or as a woodland plant.
Height and spread: 40cm High, 50cm Spread.
Common name: Japanese holly fern
Position in the garden: Prefers shade
Soil type: Any fertile, moist but well drained soil. Lime tolerant
Flowering period: N/A