Athyrium (Lady Fern)



Athyrium (Lady Fern) is a genus of about 180 species of terrestrial ferns of the family Athyriaceae. It has deciduous fern and is good for ground cover and also for woodland gardens.

Athyrium grows well in lightly shady places, moist fertile, neutral or acid soil. Athyrium propagates through ripe spores and division in spring. It is easy to plant as it is trouble-free from pest and disease.

Athyrium distentifoliumAthyrium distentifolium
photo sourcehttp://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Athyrium_distentifolium_(Gebirgs-Frauenfarn)_IMG_7651.jpg
authorshipHermannSchachner
photo licensing

Athyrium distentifoliumAthyrium distentifolium
photo sourcehttp://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Athyrium_distentifolium_(Gebirgs-Frauenfarn)_IMG_7662.jpg
authorshipHermannSchachner
photo licensing

Athyrium filix-feminaAthyrium filix-femina
photo sourcehttp://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Athyrium_filix-femina_-_Berlin_Botanical_Garden_-_IMG_8644.JPG
authorshipDaderot
photo licensing

Athyrium filix-feminaAthyrium filix-femina
photo sourcehttp://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Stinkwanze-auf-Farnwedel.jpg
authorshipHanson59
photo licensing

Athyrium microphyllumAthyrium microphyllum
photo sourcehttp://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Athyrium_microphyllum_(4743672124).jpg
authorshipDavid Eickhoff
photo licensing

Athyrium niponicumAthyrium niponicum
photo sourcehttp://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Athyrium_niponicum_pictum_1.jpg
authorshipStan Shebs
photo licensing

AthyriumAthyrium
photo sourcehttp://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Fern_(3651552142).jpg
authorshipTony Hisgett
photo licensing

 Index of 690 Plants in The Flowering Garden





Copyright © 2008-2018 The Flowering Garden. All Rights Reserved.