Shiny bristle fern (Arachniodes davalliaeformis) forms stiff, shiny, almost plastic-like, dark green, triangular fronds with black stems.
A distinctive and beautiful fern from the southern Japanese islands, shiny bristle fern (Arachniodes davalliaeformis) forms stiff, shiny, almost plastic-like, dark green, triangular fronds with black stems. Deciduous and slowly spreading.
Common Name: Shiny Bristle Fern
Family: Dryopteridaceae (The Wood Fern Family)
Zone Hardiness: 6-10
Light: Full Shade, Part Shade
Primary Bloom Colour: Green
Secondary Bloom Colour: Black
Bloom Time: Spring - Fall
Soil Moisture: Average, Moist
Stem Colour: Black
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Geogrpahical Origin: Asia and the Pacific - Asia - China and Japan
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