Athyrium niponicum 'Metallicum'

Metallicum Japanese Painted Fern

Family: Woodsiaceae

Genus: Athyrium

Parent: Athyrium niponicum

Category: Fern

Zones: 4 to 9

Size: 18" tall, 18 to 24" wide

Growth Rate: Moderate

Exposure: Part Shade, Shade


Silvery green foliage.


Probably the same as 'Pictum'.

Other Cultivars: 

My Experience: 

I purchased a 4" pot from Santa Rosa in September 2010.

Sources of Information

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