Autumn Fern (Dryopteris erythrosora 'Brilliance')

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Autumn Fern
Give a thumbs up Japanese Shield Fern

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Fern
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial Shade to Full Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 18 to 24 inches (45-60 cm)
Plant Spread: 18 to 24 inches (45-60 cm)
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Evergreen
Semi-evergreen
Flowers: Other: Does not flower
Underground structures: Rhizome

Summer color phase

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Plant Events from our members
Seedfork On March 27, 2015 Obtained plant
Obtained a second plant at the Festival of Flowers planted the next day.
Seedfork On March 30, 2014 Obtained plant
Obtained plant form Fern Ridge Farms
aspenhill On May 24, 2017 Obtained plant
Black Creek Greenhouse - qty 3
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Fall Swap by Catmint20906 Jul 15, 2016 5:03 AM 73
What did YOU do outside today? by crittergarden Nov 17, 2018 7:55 PM 7,098
Show off your shade! by Trish Dec 1, 2018 4:10 PM 515

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