Botanical name: Athyrium nipponicum ‘Pictum’
Common name: “Japanese Painted Fern”
Size: 1-1.5′ x 1.5-2′
Light: Pt shade/shade
Valued for its beautifully colored new foliage which is soft grey with blue and red hues. Prefers a rich, loamy soil with a little sun to develop the best color. Foliage is deciduous.