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Athyrium - Lady Ferns

A fabulous genus of ferns that prefer an evenly moist soil. Deciduous, and best planted to avoid footballs, dogs etc etc.
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Athyrium 'Branford Rambler'

  • Pot size: 1 Litre
  • Plant size: 45cm (18in)
  • Growing condition: Partial - full shade
  • Flowering season: N/A to N/A

An Athyrium hyrid with parentage of A. nipponicum var.pictum x A. filix-femina, with light green feathery fronds, mildly spreading and rambling.

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Athyrium filix-femina AGM

  • Pot size: 9cm
  • Plant size: 60cm (24in)
  • Growing condition: Full shade
  • Flowering season: N/A to N/A

The native lady fern with lovely fine textured foliage. It was called the lady fern because it was the pretty, slender fern, as against the "rougher" male ferns. Tends to like a slightly more damp position than the male ferns. Deciduous.

Price: (2 or fewer plants) 4.50
Price: (3 or more plants) 3.95


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Athyrium 'Dre's Dagger'

  • Pot size: 1 Litre
  • Plant size: 45cm (18in)
  • Growing condition: Full shade
  • Flowering season: N/A to N/A

A fully cruciate pinnuled fern; clonally produced plants of this great form. A very easy and vigorous lady fern. Plants are all the same and true to character. Stunning!

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Athyrium filix-femina 'Frizelliae' AGM

  • Pot size: 9cm
  • Plant size: 30cm (12in)
  • Growing condition: Full shade
  • Flowering season: N/A to N/A

The Irish Tatting fern. Beautiful, with striking long narrow fronds resembling a string of beads. Deciduous.

Price: (2 or fewer plants) 4.50
Price: (3 or more plants) 3.95


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Athyrium filix-femina var. angustatum 'Lady In Red' AGM

  • Pot size: 1 Litre
  • Plant size: 60cm (24in)
  • Growing condition: Full shade
  • Flowering season: N/A to N/A

A stunning plant, much redder than the red-stemmed form of our native lady fern. These are tissue cultured plants, not variable spore raised.

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Athyrium filix-femina 'Red Stem'

  • Pot size: 9cm
  • Plant size: 60cm (24in)
  • Growing condition: Full shade
  • Flowering season: N/A to N/A

A tall growing form with a glowing red stipe. A very handsome architectural plant. Deciduous.

Price: (2 or fewer plants) 4.50
Price: (3 or more plants) 3.95


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Athyrium filix-femina 'Vernoniae' AGM

Athyrium filix-femina 'Vernoniae' AGM

  • Pot size: 9cm
  • Plant size: 15cm (6in)
  • Growing condition: Partial - full shade
  • Flowering season: N/A to N/A

Feathery and slightly crested, possibly the most attractive of all the forms. Deciduous.

Price: (2 or fewer plants) 4.50
Price: (3 or more plants) 3.95


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Athyrium filix-femina 'Vernoniae Cristatum'

Athyrium filix-femina 'Vernoniae Cristatum'

  • Pot size: 9cm
  • Plant size: 45cm (18in)
  • Growing condition: Full shade
  • Flowering season: N/A to N/A

Crested form of the of this feathery lady fern.

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Athyrium x 'Ghost' AGM

  • Pot size: 1 Litre
  • Plant size: 60cm (24in)
  • Growing condition: Full shade
  • Flowering season: N/A to N/A

This is a lovely hybrid between Athyrium nipponicum. Pictum and A. filix-femina and has the silver foliage of the former and the stature and grace of the latter. Pale, almost grey white foliage with a prominant red rib. Easy to cultivate and of a tough constitution. Given good growing will make a fine specimen almost up to a metre tall. Good in a large pot.

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Athyrium niponicum var pictum AGM

  • Pot size: 9cm
  • Plant size: 30cm (12in)
  • Growing condition: Full shade
  • Flowering season: N/A to N/A

The classic silver shield fern. This by division from a highly silvered plant with a good red stipe, originally from Washfield. Deciduous.


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Athyrium niponicum var pictum 'Cristatoflabellatum' AGM

Athyrium niponicum var pictum 'Cristatoflabellatum' AGM

  • Pot size: 1 Litre
  • Plant size: 45cm (18in)
  • Growing condition: Partial - full shade
  • Flowering season: N/A to N/A

A good crested form of the above. I have seen these offered for quite silly money elsewhere. Deciduous.

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Athyrium niponicum 'Godzilla'

  • Pot size: 1 Litre
  • Plant size: 45cm (18in)
  • Growing condition: Partial - full shade
  • Flowering season: N/A to N/A

A new cultivar, larger growing than other forms. Creates quite a stunning large pot.

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Athyrium niponicum 'Pewter Lace'

  • Pot size: 9cm
  • Plant size: 45cm (18in)
  • Growing condition: Full shade
  • Flowering season: N/A to N/A

Fantastic coloured fronds on this form of the Japanese painted fern, pewter to silver with ruby veining.

Price: (2 or fewer plants) 4.60
Price: (3 or more plants) 4.20


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Athyrium niponicum 'Regal Red' AGM

Athyrium niponicum 'Regal Red' AGM

  • Pot size: 1 Litre
  • Plant size: 30cm (12in)
  • Growing condition: Partial - full shade
  • Flowering season: N/A to N/A

A new introduction, rich ruby red ribbing to this silver fern. 50cm wide and 25cm tall.

Price: 6.30


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Athyrium niponicum 'Silver Falls' AGM

  • Pot size: 9cm
  • Plant size: 30cm (12in)
  • Growing condition: Partial - full shade
  • Flowering season: N/A to N/A

Height 30cm Spread 50cm
The best silvered form we have come across, similar growing to the species.

Price: (2 or fewer plants) 4.60
Price: (3 or more plants) 4.20


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Athyrium otophorum var. okanum AGM

  • Pot size: 9cm
  • Plant size: 45cm (18in)
  • Growing condition: Full shade
  • Flowering season: N/A to N/A

Yellow green glowing foliage with contrasting red stained veins and stipe. Similar growing conditions to the last. Very good in a pot. Deciduous.

Price: (2 or fewer plants) 4.50
Price: (3 or more plants) 3.95


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Athyrium vidalii

  • Pot size: 9cm
  • Plant size: 45cm (18in)
  • Growing condition: Full shade
  • Flowering season: N/A to N/A

Another Japanese fern with coloured fronds. Red flushed new growth on this deciduous fern, for moisture retentive soil, in shade. Deciduous.

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Price: (3 or more plants) 3.95


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