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Athyrium nipponicum 'Burgundy Lace'
Common Name: Japanese Painted Fern Family: Dryopteridaceae (The Wood Fern Family)

Athyrium nipponicum 'Burgundy Lace'
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It was only a matter of time before someone developed intriguing variations on the popular Japanese painted fern. The young leaves of this great new fern are a stunning purple-pink with silver stripes along the veins and tips. As the leaves mature, they transform into a contrasting silvery green with purple midribs. Forms a truly dazzling clump in the woodland garden. Evenly moist well-drained soil.


Geogrpahical Origin:
Asia - China and Japan
Native Habitat:
Shaded places in lowlands.

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourRed 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom ColourSilver 
Height8-12'  Bloom Time 
Spread8-12'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureFull - Part Shade Loves Shade Shade Part Shade  Foliage ColourBurgundy/Red/Purple Silver 
Soil MoistureMoist Average  Stem ColourPurple 
Hardiness Zone3-9  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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