Athyrium filix-femina 'Dre's Dagger'Ref.: ATHYR 151
Family : Athyriaceae.
A very attractive cultivar. The Pinnae fork at their point of attachment to the rachis, opposite pairs of pinnae forming "V " all along the frond. The tips of pinnae and frond are crested. 'Dre's Dagger is a clone propagated by tissue culture, very close to 'Victoriae'. It enjoys acidic or slightly alkaline soils, cool and moist, in shade. Deciduous. Height and width : 40cm. Hardiness : -20°C.
- Foliage : deciduous
- Height : 30 to 60cm
- Soil type : any, acidic
- Site : streams or ponds banks, cool to moist woods, forest edge, mixed borders, potted fern
- Exposure : shade
- Shape : flared
- Rhizome : erect
- Hardiness : down to -20°C (-4°F)