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Athyrium (lady, painted fern)

Athyrium (lady ferns, Japanese painted ferns) from Hallson Gardens: We ship ferns while dormant in April to mid-May, plus they are available at the nursery in the summer. They are field grown plants or divisions from clumps, 2 to 3 years old or more.

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Athyrium

Pronunciation: ah-THEE-ree-um Common Name: lady fern, Japanese painted fern
Light: Part shade to full shade Moisture: Average
Soil: Humus-rich, moist but well-drained pH: slightly acidic to neutral (5.5 - 7.0)
Zones: (3) 4 - 8 (9) Athyrium Planting Instructions

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Athyrium 'Applecourt'

Athyrium 'Applecourt' is an attractive crested form of the ever popular Japanese painted fern. The fronds are burgundy, green, and silver, with crested or split tips, growing 18 to 24" high.


  • Ships April to mid-May and again after mid September
  • 2nd year plant, freshly dug and shipped bare root
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    Athyrium 'Branford Rambler'

    Athyrium 'Branford Rambler' is a vigorous, running lady fern that spreads from underground rhizomes. It has upright, dark green fronds growing to 24" with maroon to red central stems.


  • Ships April to mid-May and again after mid September
  • 3rd year field grown plant, freshly dug and shipped bare root
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    Athyrium 'Burgundy Lace' PP#15072

    Athyrium 'Burgundy Lace' is a selection of Japanese painted fern with new fronds that are a rich burgundy with silver stripes along the veins and at the tips of the pinnae. As the season progresses the fronds turn more silvery green with purple midribs.


  • Ships April to mid-May and again after mid September
  • 3rd year field grown plant, freshly dug and shipped bare root
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    Athyrium 'Ghost'

    Athyrium 'Ghost' is a cross between the lady fern and the painted fern, giving us a distinctly upright, 24 to 36" tall fern with silvery pinnae that contrast nicely against reddish-purple stems.


  • Ships April to mid-May and again after mid September
  • 3rd year field grown plant, freshly dug and shipped bare root
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    Athyrium 'Godzilla'

    Athyrium 'Godzilla' is a hybrid painted fern of giant proportions. Selected at Plant Delights Nursery, it was found to grow 3 feet tall and over 6 feet wide. Use it with large, dark green hostas or dark leaf cimicifuga for a terrific foliage contrast.


  • Ships April to mid-May and again after mid September
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    Athyrium 'Lady in Red'

    Athyrium 'Lady in Red' is an upright lady fern with light green fronds accented by reddish stems. It can grow up to 30" tall in ideal conditions and the red will intensify as it matures.


  • Ships April to mid-May and again after mid September
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    Athyrium 'Metallicum'

    Athyrium 'Metallicum' is a selection of Japanese painted fern with a silver metallic overlay to go with nice purple tones and reddish stems and veins. It is an excellent grower with an arching and mounding habit growing about 18" high and wide.


  • Ships April to mid-May and again after mid September
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    Athyrium 'Pearly White'

    Athyrium 'Pearly White' is a Japanese painted fern without the usual purple overlay, giving it a creamy white glow in the shade garden.  Plant it in the shade as direct sunlight can burn the foliage, however it will make a beautiful focal point with dark hostas or other dark leaf plants.  It grows 15" high and wide.


  • Ships April to mid-May and again after mid September
  • Field grown plant shipped bare root
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    Athyrium 'Regal Red'

    Athyrium 'Regal Red' is an excellent selection of Japanese painted fern with striking red veins and reddish stems that stand out nicely against the silvery green foliage. It forms an attractive arching mound, 18" high and wide.


  • Ships April to mid-May and again after mid September
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    Athyrium 'Victoriae'

    Athyrium 'Victoriae' is a very attractive lady fern with deep green fronds and criss-crossing pinnae, coming to a point with a crested tip, giving it the common name of the criss-cross lady fern. It forms an upright, arching clump, 18 to 24" high and wide.


  • Ships April to mid-May and again after mid September
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    Athyrium otophorum

    Athyrium otophorum, the eared lady fern, has 12 to 18" pale green fronds with purple-burgundy stems and attractive maroon crosiers when they emerge. As the season progresses they mature to a dusky gray-green but keep their reddish stems.


  • Ships April to mid-May and again after mid September
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