Athyrium filix-femina (Lady Fern)
Athyrium filix-fenina
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Athyrium filix-femina

Lady Fern

Plant Type: Ferns

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Lady Fern

Colorful new fern with mint green lacy fronds accented with burgundy red stems, red color intensifies with age, a nice color addition to the fern garden.

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Light green lacy fronds, will tolerate more sun with good moisture.

  • Light green lacy fronds
  • Sun tolerant with good moisture
  • Zone 3 hardy
Item # Pack Size  
4571105 30 3" Plug Please Login for Pricing


24-30 in


8-10 in




Common Name: Lady Fern

This genus of ferns consists of 180 species and is found throughout the world. This type of fern is the food source for many different kinds of butterflies and will tolerate drier soil than other ferns.

Characteristics & Attributes


Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade
Shade Tolerant

Soil Moisture Needs

Average Soil
Moist Soil

Nature Attraction

Attracts Butterflies

Critter Resistance

Deer Resistant


Good Cut Flower / Foliage
Good Container Plant

Season of Interest (Flowering)