A picture of a Shield fern

Shield fern

Polystichum tsussimense

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

45cm

Max

45cm

30cm

Min

30cm

Shield fern Overview

A terrestrial evergreen fern bearing shuttlecocks of lance-shaped bipinnate dark green fronds.

How to propagate Shield fern

Spores

You can propagate by sowing spores.

Division

Division of the rhizomes.

Rhizomes