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Ferns are a wonderful addition to the shade garden, with a variety of unique textures, from soft and deeply cut to bold and lance-shaped. Available in sizes perfect for low edgings, taller backgrounds or filler. Combine with hosta, astilbe, and jacob's ladder for a nice blend of texture and color. Prefers moist, acidic, humus-rich soils.

Companion Plants

False Spirea


Plant Details

  • Common name


  • Botanical name

  • Variety


  • Zone

    USDA Zone 2 (-50°F) to USDA Zone 10 (30°F).

  • Light


  • Height

    Height varies.

  • Habit


  • Feed

    Use all-purpose

  • Water

    Weekly during dry spells

  • Bloom Time

    No Bloom

  • Maintenance

    Mulch to reduce weeds

This plant also belongs to the following collections:

  • Bailey B.'s collection
  • Britney F.'s collection
  • Brittany M.'s collection
  • Dollie P.'s collection