Light Needs:
Light needs: Full Shade
Full to partial shade
Watering Needs:
Water needs: High
Needs wet or constantly moist soil.
Average Landscape Size:
Average Landscape Size
Moderate growth to 15 in. tall, 12 in. wide.
Key Feature:
Key Feature
Shade Loving
Blooms:
Flowering Time
Does not flower
Botanical Pronunciation:a-THI-ree-um nip-ON-ih-kum
Plant type:Fern
Deciduous/evergreen:Herbaceous
Growth rate:Moderate
Average landscape size:Moderate growth to 15 in. tall, 12 in. wide.
Special features:Dramatic Foliage Color
Foliage color:Silver-blue
Blooms:Does not flower
Garden styleAsian/Zen
Patent Act:Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Care Information
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed frequently during growing season with a general purpose fertilizer. Cut back old fronds after new growth begins in spring.
Light Needs:
Light needs: Full Shade
Full to partial shade
Watering Needs:
Water needs: High
Needs wet or constantly moist soil.