Description from White Flower Farm
Athyrium niponicum pictum – Japanese Painted Fern
Perennial Plant of the Year for 2004, Japanese Painted Fern is an Oriental beauty with 12-18in fronds that blend gray green and wine red. This most colorful of Ferns shows its markings best in partial shade and evenly moist soil.
- Common Name: Japanese Painted Fern
- Hardiness Zone:4-8 S / 4-9 W
- Height: 12″+
- Deer Resistant: Yes
- Exposure: Part Shade
- Spacing: 15-18″
- Ships as: 3″ Plastic Pot – 25.8 cu. in.