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Polystichum polyblepharum (Korean tasselfern)

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Polystichum polyblepharum

Korean tasselfern

Meaning "many eyelashes" polyblepharum describes the fuzzy stems of this glossy deep green garden fern. Dependable and hardy, it lends elegance to the shade border and combines well with Carex, Heuchera and other ferns. Evergreen in warmer zones.

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18-24 Inches


12-18 Inches


12 Inches

Bloom Color

USDA Hardiness Zone 5-8

Korean tasselfern Interesting Notes

Korean tasselfern (Polystichum polyblepharum) is a magnificent glossy evergreen that brings beauty to the home or garden. Originally introduced to North America as a houseplant by experimentally-inclined horticulturists, they were delighted to discover that it is perfectly hardy in Zone 5 and higher. - Casa Flora

Polystichum polyblepharum Growing and Maintenance Tips

Grow in part or full shade in well-drained soil rich in organic matter. Water well on planting and regularly until established. Drought tolerant.

Key Characteristics & Attributes

Full Shade
Full Shade
Part Sun
Part Sun
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Cut Flower
Cut Flower
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant

Additional Information

Soil Moisture Needs
Plug Type
Landscape Plug™
Green Infrastructure
Propagation Type
Tissue culture