• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full to partial shade
    Watering Needs:
    Needs wet or constantly moist soil.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Rigidly upright grower 2 to 3 ft. tall and wide.
    Key Feature:
    Woodland Garden
    Blooms:
    Inconspicuous
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:a-THI-ree-um nip-ON-ih-kum
    Plant type:Fern
    Deciduous/evergreen:Herbaceous
    Growth rate:Moderate
    Average landscape size:Rigidly upright grower 2 to 3 ft. tall and wide.
    Special features:Easy Care
    Foliage color:Gray-green
    Blooms:Inconspicuous
    Garden styleAsian/Zen
    Companion PlantsCoral Bells (Heuchera); Ligularia (Ligularia); Hosta (Hosta); Lungwort (Pulmonaria); Bleeding Heart (Dicentra)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Provide organically rich, well-drained soil. Follow a regular watering schedule to maintain even moisture. 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.