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Polystichum setiferum ‘Divisilobum’

For sale by Desert to Jungle

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Wollaston variety. Handsome evergreen fern with spreading broadly triangular fronds forming a beautiful plant up to 75cm in height and spread. Thrives in part shade and most soil types.

Pot SizeTotal Price
2 litres

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Plant Finder: about Polystichum setiferum ‘Divisilobum’

Common names

Soft-shield fern, Shield fern


Polystichum setiferum ‘Divisilobum’ (Soft-shield fern). Lance-shaped, many divided, mid green spreading fronds with white scales are produced from this evergreen fern.


They will prefer partial shade with fertile, humus-rich, well-drained soil.

Interest and use

Ground cover, under shrubs

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Polystichum setiferum ‘Divisilobum’ | Taunton, Somerset, TA3 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2018
  • LightPart shade
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Fertile, Humus-rich
  • Soil pH9.0 to 5.0
  • WaterMoist

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