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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 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) 5.50
Price: (3 or more plants) 4.95


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3. Adiantum venustum AGM
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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) 5.50
Price: (3 or more plants) 4.95


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3. Athyrium niponicum 'Pewter Lace'
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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) 5.50
Price: (3 or more plants) 4.95


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Athyrium filix-femina 'Vernoniae' AGM

Athyrium filix-femina 'Vernoniae' AGM

  • Pot size: 9cm
  • Plant size: 45cm (18in)
  • 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) 5.50
Price: (3 or more plants) 4.95


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Athyrium filix-femina 'Victoriae'

Athyrium filix-femina 'Victoriae'

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

Pinnae cross over; a quite extraordinarily beautiful plant. This is a very good form that has been vegetatively propagated so producing a uniform high quality plant. Deciduous.

Price: (2 or fewer plants) 5.50
Price: (3 or more plants) 4.95


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3. Athyrium otophorum var. okanum AGM
Athyrium minimum

Athyrium minimum

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

A very dwarf species lady fern from the Far East. Deciduous with fresh green foliage to around 15 cm tall.

Price: (2 or fewer plants) 5.80
Price: (3 or more plants) 5.20


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People who bought this item also bought:
1. Athyrium niponicum 'Silver Falls' AGM
2. Arachniodes simplicior 'Variegata'
3. Athyrium filix-femina 'Frizelliae' AGM
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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.


Price: (2 or fewer plants) 5.50
Price: (3 or more plants) 4.95


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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) 5.60
Price: (3 or more plants) 5.20


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3. Athyrium niponicum 'Regal Red' AGM
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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2. Athyrium niponicum 'Pewter Lace'
3. Athyrium otophorum var. okanum AGM
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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) 5.60
Price: (3 or more plants) 5.20


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People who bought this item also bought:
1. Athyrium niponicum 'Pewter Lace'
2. Athyrium otophorum var. okanum AGM
3. Matteuccia struthiopteris AGM
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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) 5.50
Price: (3 or more plants) 4.95


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People who bought this item also bought:
1. Athyrium niponicum 'Silver Falls' AGM
2. Athyrium niponicum 'Pewter Lace'
3. Athyrium niponicum 'Regal Red' AGM
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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.

Price: (2 or fewer plants) 5.50
Price: (3 or more plants) 4.95


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People who bought this item also bought:
1. Athyrium niponicum 'Silver Falls' AGM
2. Athyrium filix-femina 'Frizelliae' AGM
3. Adiantum pedatum AGM
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Athyrium niponicum 'Silver Falls' AGM

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Height 30cm Spread 50cm
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