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Red Beauty Japanese Painted Fern

 
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'Red Beauty' Japanese Painted Fern is a graceful color-maker in the shade garden, with silver-tinged green fronds that sport deep-burgundy stems and veins. Making its home in moist, shady areas, 'Red Beauty' will grow vigourously if the plants are kept well watered, but is not an agressive spreader. Carries a slightly spicy fragrance. (Athyrium niponicum)

Zones 4 - 9
Advantages
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Multiplies / Naturalizes
Multiplies / Naturalizes
Light Requirements
Half Sun / Half Shade
Half Sun / Half Shade
Full Shade
Full Shade
Mature Plant Size 12-18" tall, 12-18" wide
Bloom Time Foliage plant all summer
Size Plant - 2.25" pot
SKU 11FERN

Plant Information

This is one of the highly decorative Japanese Painted Ferns. With burgundy highlights, it creates a dramatic background or accent in gardens.
Associated SKUs
ABL46XX
11FERN (Plant - 2.25" pot)
AFL4631 (Plant - 3.5" pot) - Out of stock.
Common Name Japanese Painted Fern Red Beauty
Botanical Name Athyrium niponicum Red Beauty
Zones 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Light Requirements Half Sun / Half Shade, Full Shade
Flower Color Green
Mature Height 12-18" tall
Estimated Mature Spread 12-18" wide
Growth Rate Medium
Bloom Time Foliage plant all summer
Planting Depth Crown of plant should rest just at or above the soil surface after watering in.
Ships As Potted Plant
Foliage Color Gray-Green
Foliage Gray-green fronds with burgundy red stems and veins.
Planting Time Spring / Summer
Soil Type Loamy Soil, Moist/Wet Soil
Soil Moisture Average, Moist/Wet
Advantages Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant, Multiplies / Naturalizes
Ideal Region Northeast, Southeast, Midwest, Pacific Northwest
Neonicotinoid-Free Yes - Learn More
Ships to Hawaii, Alaska & Canada No

Shipping

Shipping begins in late March based on ground temperatures, warmest zones first.

As soon as your order is placed you will receive an order confirmation email that will include your shipping information. We ship perennials and spring-planted bulbs at the proper planting time for your hardiness zone. Perennials and spring-planted bulb orders will arrive separately from seeds. If your order requires more than one shipment, there is no additional shipping charge. See our shipping information page for approximate ship dates and more detailed information. If you need express shipping or have any questions, please call Customer Service toll-free at (877) 309-7333 or contact us by email.

You will receive a second email the day your order ships telling you how it has been sent. Your order is scheduled to arrive at your door, fresh and ready to plant, usually within 3-5 days of leaving our warehouse, depending on your shipping address. We pack our plants to withstand up to 10 days in transit, in the event transit is delayed. We cannot guarantee arrival on a specific day. Please make sure to open your package upon receipt and follow the instructions included.

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Product was as described.

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  • Accurate Instructions
  • Attractive

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    Best Uses

    • Outdoors

    Comments about American Meadows Red Beauty Japanese Painted Fern:

    Planted in with hostas/caladiums.Japanese Painted Fern Red Beauty
    Dry weather has hurt growth but still looks good. Plant was healthy
    on arrival.

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    Love these!

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    from Lakewood NJ

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    Comments about American Meadows Red Beauty Japanese Painted Fern:

    Planted them around my pine tree in a shady spot. They are beautiful, delicate looking and easy care.

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    USDA Hardiness Planting Zones

    To determine if a plant is sufficiently cold hardy, the USDA created numbered zones indicating winter low temperatures; the lower the zone number the colder the winter.

    • If the coldest winter temperature expected in your area is -15°F (zone 5) then any plants rated zones 3-5 will survive the winter temperatures in your area.
    • If you live in very warm winter areas (zones 9-11) plants with zones 3-4 ratings are not recommended. The lack of freezing winter temperatures do not provide a time for winter dormancy (rest).

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