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Ghost Athyrium Plant

  • - Hardy Fern, Lady Fern
  • - Height: 28-32 inches
  • - Hardiness Zone: 5-9
  • - Exposure: Shade-Part Shade
  • - Each Quart contains 1 Ghost Athyrium Plant
Plant Features

Ghost' Athyrium Plant is a hybrid breeding of the Japanese Painted Fern and the Lady Fern which gives it that "ghostly" silvery foliage and its upright growing habit. The slowly spreading clumps of fronds are a soft grayish-green with silvery overtones, especially in the spring, being more prone to be silvery when the temperatures rise.

Fern Growing Tips

  • Keep soil moist
  • Needs at least 2 hours of indirect light each day
  • Shows the best color with 2 hours of direct light each day
Attribute name Attribute value
Plant Needs
Sunlight 0-3 hours morning sun
Soil Moisture Moist
Soil Properties Well-drained
Tolerates Sandy soil
Fertilizer Every 4-6 weeks
Attribute name Attribute value
Plant Characteristics
Mature Spread 20-26 inches
Habit Upright
Foliage Color Blue/Green
Features Cut Flower, Heat tolerant
Garden Styles Container Garden, Cottage Garden, English Garden, Prairie Garden, Therapeutic Garden, Tropical Garden, Woodland Garden
Plant Used for Aesthetic Appeal, Texture
Critter Resistance Deer, Rabbit
Pet Friendly Yes
Plant Type Hybrid