Need Help?
The Sooner Promise of Satisfaction Share Us & Earn Sooner Rewards Save $$$ Rated Top 5 for Quality and Satisfaction Rated Top 5 for Quality and Satisfaction
 
Click for previous Image Image 1 of 3 Athyrium felex-femina Lady in Red LADY IN RED FERN
Image Property of Sooner Plant Farm

Image Property of Sooner Plant Farm



Plant Characteristics

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

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

Nothing to display.

5.00/5.00 stars Avg. Customer Rating:
(1 reviews)

View/Submit Reviews  

LADY IN RED FERN

Athyrium felex-femina 'Lady in Red'

Buy Lady in Red Fern online.The lacy light green foliage of Lady in Red is held upright on dark brilliant red-violet stems. Each plant of this slowly spreading fern should spread to 3' in five years. This deciduous easy-to-grow fern makes a great blending plant for Hosta and other bold-leaf plants in the woodland garden.

Mature Height:

30-36 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.

Purchase LADY IN RED FERN Online

Eco gallon Potted

SKU: 2236

(2.64 qrts / 2.51 liters)
(2 units available now - S)

Arrival Only Guarantee Standard Package



$15.00

Add to Cart
   
 

Sooner Help Zone

Quote of the Day

“Obsession with self in these matters is a dead end; attention to God leads us out into the open, into a spacious, free life. - Romans 8:6”

Customer Testimonials

It is really great doing business with someone who is so conscientious, thoughtful and caring! THANK YOU! God Bless!


Timothy
Center Moriches, NY
June 2018

Merchant Services