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47870.jpgRegal Red Japanese Painted Fern

Regal Red Japanese Painted Fern

Item # 47870
Buy 3+ at $13.95 ea
Buy 6+ at $12.95 ea

Silver Overlay on Every Leaf!

Tolerant of drought, rain, and damp soils
Plummy shades of red decorate the central stem and base of each long, elegant frond on this exciting Japanese Painted Fern, and silver overlays each leaflet. Gently twisted and curled at the tips, this foliage looks dense, adding texture to indoor arrangements as well as the shade border.

Regal Red is a showpiece of a fern, reaching 12 to 18 inches high and spreading to 2 feet wide. Best in at least some sun (to intensify the color), this drought-tolerant perennial is left alone by deer and rabbits, thrives in damp soil and rainy conditions, and pairs beautifully with everything from Hosta and Helleborus to Heuchera.

Very easy to grow and always dependable, Regal Red deserves a place of honor in your garden this season. Zones 3-8.

Genus Athyrium
Species niponicum
Variety 'Regal Red'
Item Form 1-Quart
Zone 3 - 8
Habit Mound-shaped
Plant Height 18 in
Plant Width 18 in - 24 in
Additional Characteristics Easy Care Plants, Spring Foliage Changes, Variegated
Foliage Color Silver/Gray, Variegated, Medium Green, Red
Light Requirements Part Shade
Moisture Requirements Moist,  well-drained, Wet
Resistance Cold Hardy, Deer Resistance, Heat Tolerant
Soil Tolerance Poor, Normal,  loamy
Uses Border, Containers, Foliage Interest, Outdoor, Fall Color
Restrictions Canada, Guam, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands