Polystichum setiferum 'Plumosum Densum'
Soft Shield Fern
10 - 30 cm
partial shade - shade
well drained, humus rich, fertile
acid - neutral - alkaline
needs a sheltered place
the species is native to SW- and Central-Europe
Polystichum is a large genus of around 500 species in the family Dryopteridaceae. It has a global distribution, with most diversity in E-Asia. One species is native to Iceland.
Compact fern with stiff, dense fronds. Needs a sheltered place.