Athyrium Filix-Femina Frizelliae

£12.99

SKU: athyrium-filix-femina-frizelliae Category:
Common Name: Tatting Fern
Size: 3 litre
Tags: , , , , ,
This plant has won a RHS award

3 Litre Pot

  • RHS Award of Garden Merit
  • Position: Partial, full shade
  • Soil: Moist, well drained
  • Growth Rate: Average
  • Hardiness: Hardy
  • Eventual Height: 0.5 – 1m
  • Eventual Spread: 0.5 – 1m

Athyrium Filix-Femina Frizelliae, also known as ‘Tatting fern’, and holder of the prestigious RHS Award of Garden Merit, is a hardy, medium sized, clump forming deciduous fern which bears light green, linear and arching fronds which bear finely lobed pinnae resembling a string of beads.

Looking After Your Athyrium Filix-Femina Frizelliae

Generally pest and disease free, although may be troubled by slugs/snails or caterpillars. Ferns are moisture loving plants preferring a shady position within the garden, if grown in sunnier aspects keeping the soil moist at all times is a must. Late Autumn give a good tidy by removing all the dead fronds and apply a generous mulch of well rotted garden compost to help protect the fern during the colder Winter months. Plant in a humus rich soil and feed early Spring with bone meal or a good quality general purpose fertiliser. Propagation by division or relocation can also be done early Spring.

Additional information

Brand

Lets Go Planting

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Athyrium Filix-Femina Frizelliae”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *