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Christmas Fern

Featured Plants - Christmas Fern

January 2013 Christmas Fern Polystichum acrostichoides Christmas ferns stay glossy and evergreen when most ferns have shriveled and gone dormant. The new spring fronds grow stiffly upright until hard frost or heavy snow pushes them over, and even then remain effective in the landscape. With their...
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