Polystichum setiferum Acutilobum GroupSynonym(s): Polystichum setiferum 'Proliferum' Common Name: 'Soft shield fern'
An evergreen or semi-evergreen, clump-forming fern with a shuttlecock of soft-looking, elegant, finely divided fronds with a broad midrib that are arranged spirally around the crown. H60cm S45cm.
Plant in a fertile, moist, shaded or partially shaded site; or in full sun if given plenty of moisture. It is also tolerant of drier soil than most other ferns once established.