This small, sparse evergreen fern is more adaptable than other spleenworts, but requires well drained soil to prevent crown rot. Best grown in part shade to bright/dappled shade. Easily outcompeted by other shade plants in a garden setting, best grown in rocky soil, or even in the cracks of large rocks!
Light: Part Sun/Shade, Shade
Soil Moisture: Wet Mesic, Mesic, Dry Mesic
Soil Type: Loamy, Sandy, Rocky
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Root Type: Rhizome
Notable Wildlife Interactions: Little data available. Known to host two species of aphid. May be rabbit resistant.