Changes Color with Every Season!
Brilliance Autumn Fern
Evergreen and showy in each season!
Copper spring fronds turn green for summer, then return to a russet hue for autumn!
|Genus ||Dryopteris |
|Species ||erythrosora |
|Variety ||'Brilliance' |
|Item Form ||1-Quart |
|Zone ||4 - 9 |
|Habit ||Mound-shaped |
|PlantHeight ||24 in |
|PlantWidth ||24 in |
|Additional Characteristics ||Easy Care Plants, Variegated |
|Foliage Color ||Bronze, Medium Green, Orange, Variegated |
|Light Requirements ||Part Shade, Shade |
|Moisture Requirements ||Dry, Moist, well-drained |
|Resistance ||Cold Hardy, Deer Resistance, Disease Resistant, Drought Tolerant, Heat Tolerant, Pest Resistant |
|Soil Tolerance ||Normal, loamy |
|Uses ||Border, Fall Color, Foliage Interest, Ornamental, Outdoor |
|Restrictions ||Canada, Guam, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands |
I love this fern and planted it in 2 different places. 1 gets morning sun and is under a pine tree - it is very happy there. The other is planted in almost complete shade under pine trees, and it is not doing well there. I would recommend this, but not in complete shade.