Athyrium niponicum var. pictum


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Description :

Japanese painted fern

Japanese ferns are popular for their incredible colours which make them the ideal companions for charming perennials in a shady bed.

Association: Carex morowii 'Ice Dance', Brunnera 'Jack Frost', Dicentra 'King of Earth', Hosta, Ajuga.

Athyrium niponicum var.pictum f. metallicum has triangular fronds in clumps with silvery tips that have a metallic gleam. Height: 40 cm.

Grow in a spot sheltered from strong winds in moist, humus-rich, acid to neutral soil, which is well-drained. Deciduous.

Hardiness: 20 °C

Synonym: Athyrium niponicum 'Metallicum'

- 0,7 litre pot

- Hardiness zones : zone 7-10
- Height: 30 to 50cm
- Plant spacing: 50 cm

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