Jurassic™ Pterodactyl Eared Lady Fern

Athyrium otophorum

Pronunciation: uh-THEE-ree-um oh-toh-FOR-um
SKU #41367
6-9

Good to grow! 6

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OVERVIEW
Description Add airy, feathery texture to a shady spot with the arching fronds of this clump-forming fern. Pale green fronds unfurl from red stems, creating a two-toned look with the older, dark-green foliage. Excellent in a woodland garden combined with bold-leaved plants such as hostas and brightly colored heucheras. An herbaceous perennial.
Light Full shade, Partial shade
Watering Keep soil evenly moist.
Blooms Prized for foliage
Mature Size Reaches 18 in. tall and wide.
DETAILS
Deciduous/Evergreen Herbaceous
Special Features Easy Care
Problems/Solutions Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant, Very Wet Areas
Growth Rate Moderate
CARE
Care Provide organically rich, well-drained soil. Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil. Mulch with compost to retain soil moisture. Cut back old fronds after new growth begins in spring. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 6-9

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Your USDA Cold Hardiness Zone: 6

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