Eared Lady Fern

Athyrium Okanum
Latin Name: Athyrium Okanum
Moisture/Zone: Keep moist
Growth Speed: Medium
Foliage Type: Deciduous
Foliage Colour: Cream to green
Position: Shade

The Eared Lady fern is a beautiful, hardy plant. The fronds are strikingly coloured and although deciduous are kept well into the autumn. In spring, the crosiers unfurl purple and the foliage opens creamy white. In summer, the stems are maroon and the foliage has darkened to green, while new crosiers continue to open white. In autumn, red accents mark the foliage. Grows to 45cm high.