The 25 best Ornamental Ferns for gardens

Asplenium nidus, Bird s nest fern
Bird's nest fern
Asplenium scolopendrium, Scolopendrium vulgare, Hart s tongue fern
(Scolopendrium vulgare)
Hart's tongue fern
Asplenium trichomanes, Maidenhair spleenwort
Maidenhair spleenwort
Cycas revoluta, Cycad, Japanese sago palm
Cycad, Japanese sago palm
Dicksonia antarctica, Soft tree fern
Soft tree fern
Dryopteris affinis, Dryopteris borreri, Dryopteris pseudomas, Scaly male fern
(Dryopteris borreri, Dryopteris pseudomas)
Scaly male fern
Dryopteris clintoniana, Clinton s wood fern
Clinton's wood fern
Dryopteris cycadina, Dryopteris atrata, Shaggy shield fern
(Dryopteris atrata)
Shaggy shield fern
Encephalartos villosus, Poor man s cycad
Poor man's cycad
Nephrolepis cordifolia, Polypodium cordifolium, Nephrolepis tuberosal, Aspidium tuberosum, Erect sword fern
(Polypodium cordifolium, Nephrolepis tuberosal, Aspidium tuberosum)
Erect sword fern
Onoclea sensibilis, Sensitive fern
Sensitive fern
Osmunda regalis, Royal fern
Royal fern
Polypodium cambricum "Grandiceps Fox", Polypodium australe "Grandiceps Fox", Polypodium vulgare subsp. Serratum "Grandiceps Fox", Welsh polypody
(Polypodium australe "Grandiceps Fox", Polypodium vulgare subsp. Serratum "Grandiceps Fox")
Welsh polypody
Polystichum polyblepharum, Japanese lace fern
Japanese lace fern
Polystichum setiferum, Soft shield fern
Soft shield fern
Polystichum setiferum "Acutilobum", Polystichum setiferum "Proliferum", Soft shield fern
(Polystichum setiferum "Proliferum")
Soft shield fern