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Arachniodes simplicior

Ref.: ARACH 003

Origin : China, Japan.

Availability: Available In Cultivation
Special Price: 7.00 € Regular Price: 8.00 €

Family : Dryopteridaceae.

East indian holly fern.

A distinctive species .The rhizome is creeping. The fronds are broadly triangular, bipinnate, thick, hard-textured, glossy, dark green. The pinnae midribs are highlighted with a creamy stripe. It enjoys acidic or slightly alkaline soils, cool and well drained, in light shade. Be careful, slugs like the young croziers. Evergreen. Height : 30cm. Width : 45cm. Hardiness : -15°C.

  • Foliage : evergreen
  • Height : 30 to 60cm
  • Soil type : any, well drained
  • Site : veranda, greenhouse, indoor, dry to cool woods, mixed borders, potted fern
  • Exposure : shade, half shade
  • Shape : flared
  • Rhizome : short-creeping
  • Hardiness : down to -15°C (5°F)