Athyrium Nipponicum Red Beauty

 

Athyrium Nipponicum Red Beauty. A stunning hardy deciduous fern with very attractive silver and red foliage. A beautiful plant to brighten up a dark shady part of the garden. Growing to a Height of 20 - 30 cm, (10 - 12 inches) and spreads tp around 50 cm, (18 inches).

 

 

Plant in fertile moisture retentive soil in a sheltered site. Shady site, 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.