Athyrium Ghost, Japanese Painted Fern

Athyrium Ghost, Ghost Fern

Ghost has stunning silvery white fronds that stand broad and tall. Wonderful as a background plant in the deep shade because it stands out and complements everything around it. A sterile hybrid from the Lady and Painted fern group. Designated a Missouri Botanical Garden Plant of Merit for its outstanding qualities. Prefers moist, rich soil and part shade to shade.

Additional Information

Botanical Name

Athyrium Ghost

Common Name

Ghost Fern

Foliage Color

Silver

Light Requirements

Part Shade, Shade

Height

24-36″

Width

18-24″

Uses

Beds, Containers, Ground Cover, Mass Plantings, Woodland Gardens

Resistance

Rabbit

Soil

Average, Moist, Rich

Water Needs

Consistent

Zone

4-8

Plant Type

Fern