Athyrium niponicum, Japanese painted fern (0.4m)


Athyrium niponicum, or Japanese painted fern, is a deciduous, terrestrial plant with a unique, weeping habit. This fern is popular for its low-mounding habit and attractive horizontal layering. Plant it and watch it slowly spread and form dense colonies.

Sunlight: Partial Sunlight. Can be grown in sheltered location with partial shade to full shade. To obtain best frond color place these ferns in light shade

Water: Water with a sufficient amount to allow water to drain out from below of the pot, then allow top 1 inch of soil to dry out before watering again. (Approx. 1-2 times weekly). Ferns need to be kept consistantly moist at all times. They do not however want to be soggy or water logged.

Fertiliser: Keep your plant in top form by feeding it every few weeks with a dilute solution of liquid fertiliser or sprinkling solid fertiliser over the soil.

Plant Size: Approx. 40cm (vary in sizes)

Rootball Size: ø18cm x 18cmH

Pot Type: The plant comes in a plastic pot (with drainage holes)

* Product photo shown is for reference only. Actual plant colour, type, size and arrangement may differ from the photo.

* Kindly take note when you're purchasing a matching pot, the diameter has to be larger than the rootball size

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