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Athyrium niponicum 'Pictum'

Japanese Painted Fern

Bluish-gray foliage with hints of burgundy or maroon. Prefers moist well-drained soil. Plants that receive too much sun or not enough moisture will suffer leaf scorch. Chosen plant of the year by the Perennial Plant Association in 2004.

  • Height: 12" – 18"
  • Width: 12" – 18"
  • Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
  • Hardiness Zone: 4 To 8
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  • Plant Characteristics - Athyrium niponicum 'Pictum'

  • Attributes

    • Container
  • Critter Resistance

    • Deer Resistant
  • Plant Habit

    • Vase Shaped
  • Light Conditions

    • Shade to Part Sun
  • Foliage Color

    • Silver
  • Leaf Texture

    • Medium
  • Soil Moisture

    • Moist/Well Drained
  • Growth Rate

    • Average
  • Origin

    • Asia
  • Divide

    • Every Five Years or Longer

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Matching Attributes
  • Foliage Color: Silver
  • Spread: 12" – 18"

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St. Charles, IL 60174

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