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A picture of a Vidal's Lady Fern

Vidal's Lady Fern

Athyrium vidalii

Also known as

Japanese Lady Fern

Athyrium vidalii (17093917777) by harum.koh (CC BY-SA 2.0)

Full Sun
Easy care
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H6

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

80cm

Max

70cm

40cm

Min

30cm

10 years to reach maturity

Vidal's Lady Fern Overview

A deciduous fern with upright to arching, purple-red stems bearing light to yellow-green fronds, red-flushed when young.

Common problems with Vidal's Lady Fern

Generally pest & disease free

    How to harvest Vidal's Lady Fern

    Generally not harvested.

    How to propagate Vidal's Lady Fern

    Spores

    Division

    In spring.

    Special features of Vidal's Lady Fern

    Attractive leaves

    Ground cover