Dryopteris filix-mas A semi-evergreen which often remains evergreen in milder areas. Tall upright feathery fronds. Will grow in full sun, but does need moist soil.
Latin Name: Dryopteris filix-mas
Common Name(s): Male Fern
Plant Type: Perennial
Habitat: Moist Soil, Part Shade, Sun
Male Fern is sometimes known as Worm fern. It favours damp shaded areas in the understorey of woodlands, but also shady places on hedge-banks, rocks, and broken rock. It is semi-evergreen or deciduous and is robust with vigorous growth.
Moist Soil, Part Shade, Sun