Berrybank Nursery, 5 Boggs Holdings, Pencaitland, East Lothian, EH34 5BA
Polypodium vulgare

Polypodium vulgare

Common Name: 'Common polypody'

This creeping, evergreen fern is a Britsh native. It has narrow erect, leathery dark green fronds and spreads to form a dense clump. H30cm S90cm.


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Care Instructions

Easily grown in a moderately fertile, humus-rich, well-drained soil in shade or partial shade. It is happy in damp or dry soil and looks particularly useful in dry, shady areas where it can easily form large patches, although it isn't invasive.

Plant No: 2186

About Us

Macplants are central/southern Scotland's largest growers of herbaceous perennials, alpines, ferns and ornamental grasses. We have our plant centre open to the public in East Lothian, close to Edinburgh and we also supply a diverse range of trade clients both in the landscape and garden centre sectors.

We grow a large range of plants including many interesting and unusual varieties not usually seen for sale. Amongst the many plants we grow are our highly praised autumn Gentians bred here by Dr Ian McNaughton and probably the largest range of Meconopsis cultivars found anywhere.

Our Contacts

Berrybank Nursery,
5 Boggs Holdings,
East Lothian
EH34 5BA

01875 341179