Sword Ferns

We ship freshly dug bare-root plants, carefully packaged to arrive in excellent condition.

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    Sword Fern

    Posted by Lana Lowry on 28th Aug 2019

    This is a wonderful addition to my flower garden. Looks great where I planted it.

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Shipping Information

We ship all plants usps priority mail. They arrive to most locations within 2-3 days. We package all plants to retain moisture to up to 10 days in transit. All plants ships from our warehouses in Tennessee. All plants are grown and shipped from out Altamont (zip) 37301 location. We do drop ship for re-sellers also for those wanting to resell our plants.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

All plants are dug and immediately taken to our warehouse and tera-sorb moisture retention gel is applied to the roots and then wrapped in plastic to retain superior moisture for transit. They are placed in corogated cardboard shipping boxes for protection when shipped

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Upon receipt of your plants, unpack and unwrap the roots and mist with water. Plant within 24-48 hours. If you can not plant within this time frame, put your plants in a cool location (ex- basement, garage or cellar) and water the roots daily. Cover them back up with the plastic so they will not dry out until you can plant them. After planted, water every evening after the sun goes down for 5 days.


Sword Ferns are Easily One of the Most Popular Indoor Plants on the Market

With bright green leaves that grow in a tight clump spreading from the base, and a pleasing symmetrical shape, this evergreen fills all sorts of spots quite nicely, and its leaves are favorite additions to flower arrangements.

Sword Ferns are Low Maintenance and Can Grow Happily in Pots

It enjoys dampness, shade, and humidity but does beautifully in a hanging planter with some misting and partial light. But it is equally happy outside, making a great addition to informal gardens. It is a terrible plant that does very well in shady woodland areas but thrives in full sun as long as it is watered well.

Sword Ferns are an excellent choice for line paths, adding some color to rocky hills, or accenting water features

It also does nicely for mixed borders, serving as a contrasting backdrop for flowering perennials. Grown in groups, they provide dramatically lush fillers for delicate areas. Sword Ferns get their name from their sword-like leaves which are triangular and pointed. This plant is very fast growing and can reach 3 ft in a short amount of time. This plant prefers top well-drained soil to thrive very well. They also unlike most ferns are susceptible to over-watering. They look great in hanging baskets and flower pots around the house. They also have beautiful dark green leaves in the summer.

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