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Athyrium niponicum var. pictum 'Ursula's Red'

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Photo courtesy of Terra Nova Nurseries

Photo courtesy of Terra Nova Nurseries

More About Athyrium niponicum var. pictum 'Ursula's Red' (COPF)

  • Fronds emerge from the ground in the spring a deep burgundy-purple colour
  • Silver fronds with a burgundy, central band
  • Clumping with an arching appearance
  • Colonies form by shallow, spreading rhizomes
  • Great plant for brightening a shady spot

Zone:

4

Height:

30-45 cm

Spread:

30-45 cm

Colour:

Non-flowering
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Ursula's Red Japanese Painted Fern Growing and Maintenance Tips

Grows best in a rich, moist, well-drained soil in full to partial shade. Colours are more distinct in light shade. Stems can be pruned off in the fall after frost.


Athyrium niponicum var. pictum 'Ursula's Red' (COPF) Characteristics

Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Full Shade
Full Shade
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Deciduous

Habit

Clumping

Foliage Color

Variegated
Burgundy
Silver

Landscape uses

Border/edging
Woodland/woods edge

 Suitable Substitutions for Athyrium niponicum var. pictum 'Ursula's Red'

Athyrium niponicum 'Red Beauty'

Athyrium niponicum 'Red Beauty'

Japanese Painted Fern

Athyrium niponicum 'Regal Red'

Athyrium niponicum 'Regal Red'

Japanese Painted Fern