A picture of a Licuorice fern

Licuorice fern

Polypodium glycyrrhiza

Also known as

Polypody

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

50cm

40cm

Min

40cm

More images of Licuorice fern

Licorice fern, Polypodium glycyrrhiza, Washington, U.S. The similar looking fern at right upper corner is western swordfern, Polystichum munitum
A photo of Licuorice fern

Licuorice fern Overview

A terrestrial evergreen fern from North America. Bears lance-shaped, pinnatifid, mid green leaves.

How to propagate Licuorice fern

Division

You can propagate by division.

Spores

Sowing spores.

Other uses of Licuorice fern

Grown for its sculptural fronds.