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Japanese Painted Fern

Athyrium niponicum 'Pictum'

Item 3612

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USDA Zone:
5-8
This plant will grow in my zone:
6
  • Light Needs
    Full shade to Partial shade
  • Watering Needs
    Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil - weekly, or more often.
Description:

Beautiful mounds of dramatic foliage that will be a standout in the shade garden. The dark, blue-green central rib of each frond fades to silver at the edges. The short stature and spreading form is excellent for use as foreground foliage and ideal for containers. Selected as the 2004 Perennial Plant of the Year. An herbaceous perennial.

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Average Landscape Size
Moderate growing; reaches 18 to 24 in. tall and wide.
Botanical Name: Athyrium niponicum 'Pictum'
Deciduous/ Evergreen: Herbaceous
Growth Rate: Moderate
Special Feature: Clump Forming, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Gift Plant, Shade Loving, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Tolerates Wet Soils
Foliage Color: Silver-blue
Bloom Time: Prized for foliage.
Flower Color: No
Garden Style: Rustic ,   Cottage ,   Asian/Zen

Provide organically rich, well-drained soil. Best foliage color in light shade. Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil. Feed frequently during growing season with a general purpose fertilizer. Cut back old fronds after new growth begins in spring. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years.

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Perfect Addition
by Plantlover, June 3, 2018

We have a Crimson Queen Japanese maple on our backyard mound. We planted 5 Japanese Painted Ferns underneath it. The combination is stunning. I love these ferns!

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