Fern - Athyrium otophorum Okanum
Height x Spread: 50cm x 100cm
Common Name: Auriculate Lady Fern
Athyrium are deciduous ferns with erect or creeping rhizomes bearing usually pinnate to tripinnate fronds, often of thin texture, and they are especially shade-tolerant. This Japanese species is a nice selection for a woodland border or shady rock garden. It forms a clump of arching triangular leaves, light green in colour with maroon stems.