Arachniodes standishii

Common Name : upside-down fernFamily : DryopteridaceaeType : FernHabit : Clump-formingFoliage : Semi-evergreenFoliage colour : GreenHardiness: Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters -15° to -10°Sunlight : Part ShadeMoisture : Moist but well-drainedSeason of interest : Spring - Summer - Autumn - Winter

Arching cut-leaf fronds rise from a thick, slowly creeping rhizome. Unique to ferns in that its soft, lacy fronds have an upside-down appearance. An ideal woodland plant for moist, partly shaded areas. A top fern among collectors, the highly textured foliage combines beautifully with shade-loving shrubs and perennials. Semi-evergreen. [Monrovia]

See on garden plan - Coordinates: Q19