Dryopteris Jurassic Gold Alpine Wood Fern
Brilliant gold fronds
The brilliant fronds of Jurassic Gold Alpine Wood Fern, Dryopteris, brings rich colors to the shade garden. Lustrous, new fronds unfurl in stunning shades of orange to coppery-gold. The young orange fronds make a dramatic performance in the shade garden. Mature ferns are glossy green and evergreen.
Jurassic Alpine Wood Fern brings rich color and texture in natural woodland gardens, and also works great in more formal settings. Use it under shrubs or roses, in cottage gardens, and naturalized. It matures to a spectacular specimen. Jurassic Alpine Wood Fern makes a wonderful container plant. Considered one of the most beautiful of ferns. Drought tolerant once established. Deer resistant. Due to its outstanding qualities Jurassic Gold Alpine Wood Fern has won multiple awards.
Plant in rich soil that has been amended with organic matter in part shade to shade. Although it is drought tolerant once established, plants prefer rich, moist soil and consistent moisture. For best results keep watered during dry spells.