Athyrium niponicum 'Pictum' (Japanese Painted Fern)

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Purplish-red veins and stems with silver-grey fronds funneling down into dusty purple centers. One of the most colorful and attractive ferns. We have this in our morning sun garden and it does quite well with a bit of moisture. Combine with other ferns, primula, iris, ajuga, bergenia. Spreads by rhizomes.

Photo Credit Walter's Gardens

Zone: 3
Exposure: SunPartial Shade
Height x Width: 12-18"" x 12-15""
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Foliage: Fern
Category: Perennial
Notes: Tolerates wet conditions.
Price: #1, $9.75

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