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Fern 'Autumn'

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Bold and beautiful choice for shady borders and woodland gardens. A dwarf-growing fern with young papery fronds that display coppery-red color, maturing to deep green and deeply cut. Spreads by underground stems. Photo credit: Doreen Wynja


  • Full Shade

  • High

  • Height
    2 feet or less

  • Spread
    1—2 feet

Availability: Out of stock



Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed frequently during growing season with a general purpose fertilizer. Cut back old fronds after new growth begins in spring.

Brand Monrovia
Botanical Name Dryopteris erythrosora
Plant Type Ferns
Plant Subtype FERNS
Foliage Color Green
Light Needs Full Shade
Water Needs High
USDA Cold Hardiness Zones 5 - 9
Height 2 feet or less
Spread 1—2 feet
Habit Spreading
Special Uses Dwarf Plant, Easy Care, Shade Loving
Landscape Uses Border

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