Athyrium niponicum Pictum
Japanese Painted Fern
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The original Athyrium, from which all the new colored cultivars started. Still a nice colorful fern with soft gray, red and green flushed fronds. Light to moderate shade. Deciduous. 12-18".

Hardy in zones 3 to 8.


Sun Moist Conditions Attracts Butterflies
Part Sun Average Conditions Cut Flower
Shade Dry Conditions Ground Cover