Polystichum munitum | Christmas Fern, Sword Fern | Flower
Polystichum munitum belongs to the plant family OPHIOGLOSSACEĈ and Genus Polystichum This Flower will grow well in a wide variety of loam or soils pertaining to most average garden situations , a pH which can apply to most normal garden soil conditions, . All plants need light to allow the photosynthesis process of converting carbon dioxide to growth sugars to take place. Some plants need more sun-light than others. For this plant those sunlight conditions are well described as … Various
We are often asked about plants for humming bird attraction. Unfortunately Polystichum munitum does not attract these beautiful hummingbird, sunbird or nectar feeding varieties of garden birds
Impressive Autumn foliage display is not shown by Polystichum munitum so look for an alternative plant for pleasing Fall leaf properties
Polystichum munitum Christmas fern,sword fern is not known as a butterfly attracting plant
Almost all plants grown in gardens need to be fed using fertilzer in order to see them at their best. For this plant the suggested fertilizer program would be based upon … Typical mix of: 3 parts Nitrogen (N), 2 parts Phosphorous (P) and 3 parts Potassium (K for Latin name Kalium).
This is a light producer of pollen but should cause problems to only the most sensitive hay fever sufferers. June to September is the usual season for causing hay-fever problems.
Polystichum munitum is distributed as follows … Pacific Coast to Rocky Mountains
"Allergies A-Z", Myron A Lipkowitz and Tova Navarra, Facts on File, New York, 1994.