We care, because we all leave tracks.
All photos below were taken at Runnymede Park, Herndon, Virginia.

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Christmas Fern (Polystichum acrostichoides)

  • Retains green foliage all winter
  • Partial sun or shade
  • Thrives in infertile soils
  • Good erosion control on slopes
  • Name refers to use in holiday decorations in colonial times


Cinnamon Fern


New York Fern


Royal Fern


Sensitive Fern


Southern Lady Fern