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Athyrium filix-femina
Common Name: Lady Fern Family: Dryopteridaceae (The Wood Fern Family)

Athyrium filix-femina
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An elegant pale green native fern eventually reaching four feet in height. Deciduous. Easy to grow in shady locations in average to moist soils.


Geogrpahical Origin:
North America
North Central and Eastern Asia
Europe and Western Russia
Asia - China and Japan
Native Habitat:
In moist to wet forested thickets and along streambanks, sometimes in swamps.

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourGreen 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height2-4'  Bloom Time 
Spread2-3'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureFull - Part Shade Loves Shade Shade Part Shade  Foliage ColourGreen 
Soil MoistureMoist Average  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone4-8  BerriesNo 
BC NativeYes    

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