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Polystichum polyblepharum 'Jade' (Japanese tassel fern 'Jade')

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2 hours care
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0.6m
Max height
0.6m
Max spread
5-10 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Polystichum polyblepharum 'Jade'

Other names

Japanese tassel fern 'Jade'

Genus

Polystichum Polystichum

Variety or Cultivar

'Jade' _ 'Jade' is a clump-forming, evergreen fern with arching, lance-shaped, bipinnate fronds divided into glossy, toothed, oblong to ovate, dark green pinnae, yellow green when young.


Polystichum polyblepharum 'Jade' is: Evergreen

Habit

Clump-forming, Arching

Flower

Insignificant or absent in All seasons

Foliage

Yellow-green in Spring; Dark-green in All seasons

How to care

Watch out for

General care

Pruning

Remove dead or damaged fronds before new fronds unfurl.

Propagation methods

Division, Spores


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Where to grow

Polystichum polyblepharum 'Jade' (Japanese tassel fern 'Jade') will reach a height of 0.6m and a spread of 0.6m after 5-10 years.

Suggested uses

Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Low Maintenance, Underplanting, Wildflower, Foliage only

Cultivation

Grow in fertile, humus-rich, well-drained soil in partial to full shade. Protect crowns from winter wet. Mulch the crown to prevent it from drying out.

Soil type

Chalky, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Shade

Aspect

North, East

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

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Botanical name

Polystichum polyblepharum 'Jade'

Other names

Japanese tassel fern 'Jade'

Genus

Polystichum Polystichum

Variety or Cultivar

'Jade' _ 'Jade' is a clump-forming, evergreen fern with arching, lance-shaped, bipinnate fronds divided into glossy, toothed, oblong to ovate, dark green pinnae, yellow green when young.

Foliage

Evergreen

Habit

Clump-forming, Arching


Colour

Flower

Insignificant or absent in All seasons

Foliage

Yellow-green in Spring; Dark-green in All seasons

General care

Pruning

Remove dead or damaged fronds before new fronds unfurl.

Propagation methods

Division, Spores


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Polystichum polyblepharum 'Jade' (Japanese tassel fern 'Jade') will reach a height of 0.6m and a spread of 0.6m after 5-10 years.

Suggested uses

Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Low Maintenance, Underplanting, Wildflower, Foliage only

Cultivation

Grow in fertile, humus-rich, well-drained soil in partial to full shade. Protect crowns from winter wet. Mulch the crown to prevent it from drying out.

Soil type

Chalky, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Shade

Aspect

North, East

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

USDA zones

Zone 9, Zone 8, Zone 7, Zone 6

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