A NZ native shining spleenwort fern that once established can handle the dry. Its glossy fronds make it a very versatile addition to the shade garden. Handles sheltered coastal conditions For best results add organic matter to the soil & mulch well. Good container plant. Protect from frost when young.
A moist but well drained soil with plenty of organic matter. Water regularly to maintain plant health during hot periods, Add a mulch of organic matter in autumn, prune off any dead growth as required.