Metallicum Japanese Painted Fern
Athyrium niponicum var. pictum 'Metallicum'
Full shade, Partial shade
Keep soil consistently moist.
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|Botanical Pronunciation||a-THEE-ree-um nih-PON-ih-kum PIK-tum|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing; reaches 18 to 24 in. tall and wide.|
|Bloom Time||Prized for foliage.|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Cottage, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Mass Planting, Very Wet Areas, Woodland Garden, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Full shade, Partial shade|
|Special Feature||Clump Forming, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Shade Loving, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Tolerates Wet Soils|
|Watering Needs||Keep soil consistently moist.|
Provide organically rich, well-drained soil. Best foliage color in light shade. Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil. Feed frequently during growing season with a general purpose fertilizer. Cut back old fronds after new growth begins in spring. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4 - 8