Athyrium filix-femina

Lady Fern, Southern Lady Fern, Tatting Fern

Family: Dryopteridaceae Dryopterida

Type Fern
USDA Hardiness range 3A - 8A
Exposure Full shade to partial shade or partial sun
Bloom color n/a
Water needs Moist to wet
Landscape uses Border, container, foundation, ground cover, massing, woodland garden
Height 24" to 30" / 60cm to 75cm
Spread 30" to 36" / 75cm to 90cm
Growth rate Moderate
Persistence Deciduous, broadleaf
Leaf color Green
Fruit color n/a
Soil pH requirements Neutral
Soil type Loamy
Form Irregular or sprawling
Attributes and features Attractive foilage, naturalizing