A.k.a. marginal shield fern and leather fern. A classic fern in form that nonetheless is standout due to its comparatively low water requirements and evergreen foliage. Shelter from wind and higher humidity are still preferred.
Light: Part Sun/Shade, Shade
Soil Moisture: Mesic, Dry Mesic
Soil Type: Rocky, Acidic
Bloom Color: -
Bloom Time: Jun-Aug
Root Type: Rhizome
Notable Wildlife Interactions: Hosts at least one aphid. Foliage is toxic and avoided by deer and rabbits.