Braun's Holly Fern
Bear'S Bed, Shield Fern
Long-lived polycarpic perennial
Northwestern N. America, Europe, China and Japan
Source of plant
Sunny Border Ohio, Shady Oaks Nursery, Sunny Border Nurseries
Fronds 10"-28" long, erect and arching, evergreen, bipinnate, the pinnules leathery and bristle-toothed. Fiddleheads, stipe and rachis densely covered with silver scales which mature to tan.
USDA Hardiness Zone