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    OnlinePlantCenter   1 gal. Christmas Fern Plant

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    • Description
      • Leathery Evergreen Fronds for Winter Landscape Interest
      • Thrives in Moisture Rich, Average Soil in Shaded Sites
      • Rabbit and Heavy Shade Tolerant

      Native fern with a 2 ft. tall, fountain-like, leathery, lace-shaped, evergreen fronds, which are green during the Christmas season. Immature leaves in spring are silvery and scaled. Best growing in fertile dry to medium moist, well drained soils in part to full shade. This is a clumping fern and will not spread, although clump size will increase over time. Use in woodland gardens, shade gardens, native plant gardens. Nice when planted along walls or foundations. It is an effective soil erosion control, when planted on slopes, even in dry and rocky areas. We're sorry, but due to state regulations, this plant cannot be shipped to Mississippi.

      • Assembled dimension: 6 in. W x 6 in. D x 6 in. H
      • Green at Christmas time
      • Good winter interest
      • Use for erosion control
      • 1 gal. pot - state or federal regulations may require this plant to ship as a bare root plant, without pot and without soil
      • We're sorry, but due to state regulations, this plant cannot be shipped to Mississippi
      • May ship in a dormant state, with no top growth at all
      • Plant ships bare root, with no pot and no soil, to Arizona, California, Idaho, Minnesota, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Tennessee, Utah, and Washington
      • Performs best in plant growing zones 3 to 8, when grown in other zones, special care requirements will be required
      • To accommodate mature size or when planting in groups, space 2 ft. away from other plants or structures
      • When shipped as a bare root plant, the shake and ship system has been used to remove soil from roots
    • Specifications
      Additional Characteristics :
      None Listed
      Best Time to Plant :
      Year Round
      Blossom Color :
      No Blossoms
      Botanical Name :
      Polystichum acrostichoides
      Common Name :
      Fragrance :
      Growth Habit :
      Hardiness Zone :
      3 (-40 to -30 F),4 (-30 to -20 F),5 (-20 to -10 F),6 (-10 to 0 F),7 (0 to 10 F),8 (10 to 20 F)
      Mature Height (in.) :
      24 in
      Mature Width (in.) :
      24 in
      Recommended Space Between Plantings (in.) :
      Returnable :
      Shipped As :
      Sun Tolerance :
      Full Shade
      Water Requirements :
      Wildlife Attracted :
      No Wildlife Attracted
      Wildlife Deterred :
      No Wildlife Deterred
    • Reviews

      Ratings & Reviews

      Out of 5:
      Customer Images (2)
      • Sad Dead Ferns
      • June 28, 2016

      I had high hopes for these evergreen ferns. However, they arrived shriveled, and within a couple days of being planted and watered in the shade, they died.

      • DIY


      New York
      45 to 54
      4 out of 4 people found this helpful
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      By: Cormaca
    • Shipping & Delivery Options


      Express Delivery from Store is available for items currently in stock at a The Home Depot store within a delivery ZIP code. A driver from a local store will deliver the item(s).

      Outside Delivery:  Service includes delivery to area outside the house which is accessible by delivery equipment.

      Threshold Delivery: Service includes delivery across your first doorway or threshold (ie. garage, backyard, deck, first room of the home).

    This item cannot be shipped to the following state(s): AK,GU,HI,MS,PR,VI