male ferns

kennym_2010September 26, 2010

Ive seen on web sites where Male ferns are reported as evergreen or "half-evergreen". Can't find what is meant by half-evergreen. Can some one explain half-evergreen is. Im in zone 6 if that means anything as to how it would apply.

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lycopus(z5 NY)

Probably means that the leaves persist but are mostly replaced in the spring depending on the severity of the winter. The term semi-evergreen is more commonly used.

    Bookmark   September 26, 2010 at 1:42PM
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kennym_2010

thanks

    Bookmark   September 27, 2010 at 11:49AM
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