Please note: Our Plant Encyclopedia is for reference only and does not reflect current inventory or availability.
Premium Cedar Mulch: 3 cubic foot bags are back in stock.

Japanese Painted Fern

Athyrium niponicum ‘Pictum’

Picture of Japanese Painted Fern

Few foliage plants provide the Wow!” factor like the Japanese Painted Fern. The fine textured foliage makes a lovely contrast with hydrangeas or hostas. But the real showstopper is the silvery purple foliage. Useful in almost any shaded area.”

Light Requirement: Partial Sun to Shade
Cold Hardiness: Zone 3
Height: 1 to 1.5
Spread: 1 to 1.5
Flower: Not significant.
Foliage: Fine textured. Silver and purple.
Form: Spreading.