Dryopteris affinis Good for Cool borders or under trees in partial shade.
Latin Name: Dryopteris affinis
Common Name(s): Golden Scale Fern
Plant Type: Perennial
Habitat: Part Shade
Also known as Scaly Male Fern, it is a robust semi-evergreen fern. It is most abundant in areas with high humidity, such as the British Isles. It commonly grows on moist soils in woodlands.