Phegopteris decursive-pinnata (Japanese Beech Fern)

Light green fronds, tapered at both ends, grows in an upright pinnate clump, moderate growth rate, 1-2 ft tall x 1-1.5 ft wide, partial to full shade


Zone Zone 4
Exposure Partial to Full Shade
Moisture Moderate to Full Moisture

Green spore-bearing fronds appear in spring, quickly turning brown. Fiddleheads pop up at the base of the plant and unfurl into sterile, chartreuse fronds. Moderate growth rate.

2-3 ft tall x 2-3 ft wide
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts bees and butterflies
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant
Tolerant to juglone

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Bright green, shiny leaves with wavy margin, 1.5-2 ft tall x 1-2 ft wide, partial to full shade, acidic.

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