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Athyrium (ah-ther'-ree-um)

Fern

If you are looking for a fern to give your garden a Victorian air, these ferns will certainly do the job. Their lacy, rich green fronds grow in dense clusters, provided they have plenty of shade and ample moisture. Many are quite cold hardy. Companion Plants: Azalea, Gardenia, Gloxinia, Helleborus, Hosta, Liriope, Rhododendron.

a. f. rubellum 'Lady in Red Fern'

Vibrant burgundy stems create a sharp contrast with green fronds on this deciduous clump fern, fantastic in a shade garden, grows 30-36?.

Hardiness Zone: 3-8, AHS Heat-Zone: 8-1

Full Shade Deer ResistantGood For Wet LocationsGround Cover

#1 Cont., 12/tray

filix-femina

Graceful light green fronds are delicate and intricately divided, fronds can be variable in size and shape up to 3' tall and 1' wide, deciduous, grows 36".

Hardiness Zone: 4-8, AHS Heat-Zone: 8-1

Part Shade to Full Shade Deer ResistantGood For Wet LocationsGround Cover

#1 Cont., 12/tray

niponicum 'Pictum'

Japanese Painted Fern

Mature fronds are gray-green, frosted silver and accented by delicate wine-red stems, young fronds are lighter in color, tolerates deep shade, but will have best color with morning sun or filtered shade, deciduous, grows 18-24".

Hardiness Zone: 4-8, AHS Heat-Zone: 8-1

Part Shade to Full Shade Deer ResistantGood For Wet LocationsGround Cover

#1 Cont., 12/tray

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