Athyrium filix-femina 'Frizelliae'Ref.: ATHYR 902
Origin : County Wicklow, Ireland, 1857.
Family : Athyriaceae.
The pinnae are reduced to tiny lacy fans along each side of the rachis. It enjoys acidic or slightly alkaline soils, cool and moist, in shade. It has tiny fronds, so it does'nt like competition. Deciduous. Height and width : 20/30cm. Hardiness : -20°C.
- Foliage : deciduous
- Height : less than 30cm
- Soil type : acidic
- Site : streams or ponds banks, cool to moist woods, forest edge, mixed borders, potted fern
- Exposure : half shade
- Shape : flared
- Rhizome : erect
- Hardiness : down to -20°C (-4°F)