Berrybank Nursery, 5 Boggs Holdings, Pencaitland, East Lothian, EH34 5BA
Polystichum aculeatum

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Polystichum aculeatum

Common Name: 'Hard shield fern'

AGM. This is a compact, hardy, semi-evergreen fern which is a British native. The finely cut fronds are yellowish-green in spring, maturing to a dark green and are formed from thick stems covered in brown scales. H60cm S75cm.


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Care Instructions

For a fertile, well-drained soil in shade or semi-shade. Good for a woodland situation or providing ground cover under deciduous trees and shrubs.

Plant No: 2187

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