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Polystichum munitum

Western Sword Fern.

We currently do not grow this plant.

A fern with 3' dark green fronds. A very refined, very tight clump that looks like a palm tree top cut off. We saw them growing on Cone Mountain above Big Sur at 4000' under Ponderosa Pines, Tan bark Oaks and Canyon Live Oaks on granite. It is deer proof. It needs moisture. It froze here in Dec. 1990 at 0.



Polystichum munitum's foliage type is evergreen.
Polystichum munitum's flower color is na.

Communities for Polystichum munitum:Douglas Fir Forest, Redwood Forest and Yellow Pine Forest.

ph: 4.00 to 7.00
usda: 7 to 10
height[m]: 0.70 to 1.00
width[m]: 0.70 to 1.00
rainfall[cm]: 113.00 to 223.00

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