Japanese Painted Fern adds a fine texture to the mix.  It also offers a new color; the silvery-green fonds are flushed with burgundy-purple, adding depth and dimension. Happily, Japanese painted fern is slow-growing, so it won't take over the garden in the way some old-fashioned ferns can.  Name: Athyrium niponicum pictum  Growing Conditions: Shade and moist, well-drained soil rich in organic matter  Plant Size: To 1 foot tall and wide  Zones: 5-8

Best Silver-Leaf Plants for Your Garden

Japanese Painted Fern adds a fine texture to the mix. It also offers a new color; the silvery-green fonds are flushed with burgundy-purple, adding depth and dimension. Happily, Japanese painted fern is slow-growing, so it won't take over the garden in the way some old-fashioned ferns can. Name: Athyrium niponicum pictum Growing Conditions: Shade and moist, well-drained soil rich in organic matter Plant Size: To 1 foot tall and wide Zones: 5-8

Japanese painted ferns are colorful specimens that brightens the part shade to shady areas of the garden. Learning where to plant…

Japanese Painted Fern Plants – How To Care For Japanese Painted Ferns

Japanese painted ferns are colorful specimens that brightens the part shade to shady areas of the garden. Learning where to plant…

SHADE: Japanese painted fern - shade perennial You will love this fern! I do. Amaryllis

SHADE: Japanese painted fern - shade perennial You will love this fern! I do. Amaryllis

indigo–soul: “ http://indigo–soul.tumblr.com/ Athyrium nipponicum - Japanese Painted Fern, ” This is so amazing...

indigo–soul: “ http://indigo–soul.tumblr.com/ Athyrium nipponicum - Japanese Painted Fern, ” This is so amazing...

Some of my shade garden’s reliable residents include: lariope, hosta, heuchera, japanese painted fern, astilbe, lungwort, ostrich fern, hydrangea, yew, viburnum, japanese maple.

Some of my shade garden’s reliable residents include: lariope, hosta, heuchera, japanese painted fern, astilbe, lungwort, ostrich fern, hydrangea, yew, viburnum, japanese maple.

Shade plant combination: Hostas, Japanese Painted Ferns, Japanese Forest Grass

Margaret Roach’s Upstate New York Garden

LOVE this combo (10 thoughts on successful underplanting — A Way to Garden)

recap: 10 thoughts on successful underplanting

Pinterest
Search