Athyrium filix-femina 'Lady in Red'
- Colorful stems are interesting amongst other shade plants
- U.S. native
- Avoid windy sites
Lacy, light green fronds are held upright by striking red stems. This is an easy fern to grow as it is slightly more tolerant of drier sites. It is a great starting plant for the beginner fern gardener. The red coloration develops to full brightness after 2-3 years.
Uses: Beds, Borders, Mass Planting, Shade Gardens
Critter Resistance: Rabbit
Growth Habit: Clumping Habit