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Athyrium otophorum

For sale by Desert to Jungle

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Athyrium otophorum 'Okanum'. Eared Lady Fern. Very distinct deciduous fern with pale fronds with dark purple ribs. Forms neat clumps up to 50cm in height and spread. Thrives in shade or part sun. Most soil types.

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2 litres

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Common names

Lady fern


Athyrium otophorum (Lady fern). These are deciduous or occasionally semi-evergreen ferns. They have creeping rhizomes and upright tripinnate fronds.


They are fully hardy to frost tender with a min of 5C. They will need shade and humus-rich, moist soil. Remove fading fronds regularly.

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Athyrium otophorum | Taunton, Somerset, TA3 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2019
  • LightShade
  • HardinessFrost tender (min 5°C)
  • SoilHumus-rich
  • WaterMoist

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