Athyrium niponicum 'Pictum'

Japanese Painted Fern


Height: 10-30 cm

Sunlight: partial shade - shade

Soil: fertile, humus rich, well drained, fairly moist 

pH: acid - neutral

Hardiness: needs a shelterd place, doesn't grow very vigorously 


Beautiful fern with purple and silver foilage that brightens shaded places in the garden. 
Needs a sheltered place and humus rich soil.

Photos and experiences of growing this plant in Iceland are welcomed  in the comments below.    I     © 2015-2019  Garðaflóra.

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