Athyrium Filix-Femina Lady in red


Athyrium Filix-Femina Lady in red, Lady fern. Strong-growing with red stems, making it a great choice to combine with purple-leaved plants. Tough and easy to grow, Ideal for perennial borders and woodlands alike. Producing breathtaking flush of new fronds appears in the spring, with new leaves appearing throughout the season for a continuously fresh look.



Plant in moist fertile well drained soil. Part Sun / Shade, Hardy.


General Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding some planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.