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Plant Characteristics

Brand*
  • Oklahoma Proven
Cultural Information*
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
  • Leaf Spot - High Resistance
  • Root Rot - High Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - Low Resistance
Growth Rate*
  • Medium
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Multi/Variegated
  • Silver
  • Purple/Brilliant Purple
  • Green
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
  • Silver
  • Multi/Variegated
  • Purple
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Silver
  • Purple
  • Multi/Variegated
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
  • Deer Resistant
Plant Type*
  • Perennial
  • Fern
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Spring Planting
  • Summer Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Prefers Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Moist
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Average
  • Adapts Well to Wet Areas
  • Tolerates Low pH (Acidic Soils)
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Fall
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Spring
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Summer
Sun Exposure*
  • Tolerates Morning Sun Only in Northern States
  • Tolerates Dappled Shade in Northern States
  • Tolerates Full Shade in Southern States
  • Prefers Dappled Shade in Southern States
  • Tolerates Dappled Shade in Southern States
  • Tolerates Full Shade in Northern States
  • Prefers Dappled Shade in Northern States
  • Tolerates Morning Sun Only in Southern States
Uses*
  • Border Plant
  • Under Power Lines
  • Accent Plant
  • Understory Planting
  • Mass Planting
  • Landscape Specimen
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Ferns prefer shade moist well draining soil. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include a free fertilizer packet.

Interesting Notes

Ferns have shown resistance to deer foraging, which makes them a good choice for shade gardens.

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JAPANESE PAINTED FERN

Athyrium niponicum 'Pictum'

Buy Japanese Painted Fern online. A striking deciduous fern. Stems are burgundy red with fronds tinged blue and silver. A very hardy fern that is easy to grow. A must for every shade garden!2004 PERENNIAL PLANT OF THE YEAR

Mature Height:

18-24 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

3-9

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Family: Athyriaceae · Common Name: Fern

FREE with every plant purchased:

  • The Sooner Guarantee: For details, click here!
  • A pre-measured amount of Polyon® Best-Paks time release fertilizer that keeps your plant well nourished for one year.
  • Pre-hydrated Hydro-Gels are included in the top of each container to use when planting as they help retain soil moisture, and plants will establish more quickly with less transplant shock. Plants will also survive drought-like conditions and accidental missed waterings better.
  • Planting and Care Instruction brochure.
  • Catalogs of new and exciting plant brands, such as Garden Debut® and Proven Winners®.

DIY Irrigation SuppliesWe use and recommend www.dripdepot.com for our irrigation needs, from simple to install micro and drip systems, to commercial grade irrigation parts and supplies.

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Eco gallon Potted

SKU: 2241

(2.64 qrts / 2.51 liters)
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$15.00

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Root Pouch 1 gallon

SKU: 9679

(1.87 gallons / 7.09 liters)
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$15.00

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3 gallon Potted

SKU: 4188

(2.90 gallons / 11.0 liters)
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$45.00

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Very satisfied and impressed. Expectations were exceeded. Will be ordering again.


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Glasgow, KY
November 2016

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