Athyrium 'Ghost' has silver-grey foliage on large, upright plants.
‘Ghost’ is a cross between lady fern (Athyrium filix-femina) and Japanese painted fern (A. niponicum ‘Pictum’). The result is a clump-forming rigidly upright large fern with ghostly silver-grey foliage and dark stems. It will grow between two and three feet tall with a similar spread. Plant anywhere in shade, even in rather dry conditions.
Common Name: Ghost Fern
Family: Dryopteridaceae (The Wood Fern Family)
Zone Hardiness: 4-9
Light: Full Shade, Part Shade
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Soil Moisture: Moist, Average, Dry
Stem Colour: Burgundy
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Geogrpahical Origin: Miscellaneous - Garden Origin
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