Japanese Painted Fern
Athyrium niponicum 'Pictum'
Part to Full Sun
The Japanese Painted Fern is a low maintance, deciduous fern with soft grayish-green
and silvery dark maroon foliage. Perennial of the year for 2004. It has a spread
of 24" and a height of 24" and is a must for any garden. It requires
full shade, but small amounts of afternoon sun give it the most vibrant color
to its foliage. Erosion can be controlled by this plant. Very nice as a border
plant, accent plant or planted near ponds.
maintance. Not much care needed.