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Pewter Lace Painted Fern

Athyrium niponicum 'Pewter Lace' PP #15,721

Pronunciation: a-THEE-ree-um nih-PON-ih-kum
SKU #04454
5-8

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OVERVIEW
Description Dramatic pewter-colored foliage with a metallic sheen adds an elegant touch to a shaded garden setting. The dark blue-green central rib of each frond fades to silver at the edges. The low, spreading form works perfectly in the foreground of beds, along woodland pathways, or in containers. An herbaceous perennial.
Light Full shade, Partial shade
Watering Keep soil evenly moist.
Blooms Prized for foliage.
Mature Size Moderate growing; reaches 15 in. tall, 12 in. wide.
DETAILS
Deciduous/Evergreen Herbaceous
Special Features Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care
Problems/Solutions Deer Resistant, Erosion Control, Rabbit Resistant, Very Wet Areas
Growth Rate Moderate
Patent Act Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
CARE
Care 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.

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