A picture of a Japanese Tassel Fern

Japanese Tassel Fern

Polystichum polyblepharum

Also known as

Japanese Lace Fern, Tassel Fern, Korean Tasselfern, Shield fern, Holly fern

Full Shade
Moderate care
Light watering
Frost Hardy

H7

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

1m

50cm

Min

50cm

5 years to reach maturity

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A photo of Japanese Tassel Fern
A photo of Japanese Tassel Fern

Japanese Tassel Fern Overview

This is an evergreen fern with sturdy, large leaves. The new fronds are covered in golden hairs as they uncurl.

How to propagate Japanese Tassel Fern

Spores

You can propagate by sowing spores.

Division

Division of the rhizomes.

Rhizomes