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Athyrium nipponicum 'Ghost'
Common Name: Ghost Fern Family: Dryopteridaceae (The Wood Fern Family)

Athyrium nipponicum 'Ghost'
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'Ghost' is a cross between lady fern (Athyrium filix-femina) and Japanese painted fern (A. niponicum 'Pictum'). The result is a clump-forming rigidly upright large fern with ghostly silver-grey foliage and dark stems. It will grow between two and three feet tall with a similar spread. Plant anywhere in shade, even in rather dry conditions.

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ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom Colour 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height2-4'  Bloom Time 
Spread2-3'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureShade Part Shade  Foliage ColourSilver 
Soil MoistureMoist Average Dry  Stem ColourBurgundy 
Hardiness Zone4-9  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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