Japanese Holly Fern

Cyrtomium falcatum


Member Price: $69.95

Japanese Holly Fern
Japanese Holly Fern
Japanese Holly Fern

Japanese Holly Fern

Cyrtomium falcatum

Price: $79.95

Member Price: $69.95

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The Japanese Holly Fern (Cyrtomium falcatum) is an elegant, evergreen fern native to East Asia, known for its attractive, glossy foliage. Adaptable and relatively low-maintenance, this fern is an excellent choice for shaded gardens, woodland settings, or as a houseplant.

The Overall Plant

Japanese Holly Fern is a medium-sized fern, typically growing 1-2 feet tall and wide. It thrives in USDA hardiness zones 6-10, making it suitable for a variety of climates. This fern prefers well-draining, consistently moist soil, and partial to full shade. In its preferred growing conditions, Japanese Holly Fern forms dense, lush clumps that provide year-round interest in the garden or as a houseplant.

While Japanese Holly Fern can tolerate some dryness once established, it is essential to keep the soil consistently moist, especially when grown as a houseplant. It may benefit from regular misting or a humidifier to maintain sufficient humidity levels indoors.

The Foliage

The Japanese Holly Fern boasts distinctive, glossy, dark green foliage that sets it apart from other ferns. Its fronds are divided into holly-like leaflets, or pinnae, which are leathery and coarsely toothed, resembling holly leaves. These unique fronds arch gracefully outward, creating an attractive, vase-like growth habit.

The foliage of the Japanese Holly Fern provides a striking contrast to other plants in shaded gardens, as well as a lovely backdrop for flowering plants. Additionally, its evergreen nature ensures that it remains an attractive focal point in the garden or home throughout the year.

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Every plant comes with our expert planting guide that will cover the specifics to ensure your plant grows absolutely nuts. It also comes with our free 30 day guarantee so if you aren't happy we got you covered.

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Mature height: 1-2 ft.

Mature width: 1-2 ft.

Sunlight: Full-Partial Sun

Growth rate: Moderate

Growing zones:

Outdoor: 6-10