Autumn Fern

Hardiness Zones: 4 - 9
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  • Potted - 1 Gallon Container
    Member Price $59.99
    Reg. Price $69.99
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The Autumn Fern is a beautiful and versatile addition to any woodland garden or landscape. This elegant fern variety showcases fronds that change from bright green in the spring and summer to a striking bronze color in the fall, adding visual interest throughout the seasons. With its moderate growth and compact form, it is perfect for borders, forest gardens, and container plantings.

  • Its fronds transition from bright green in spring and summer to a striking bronze color in the fall, providing a unique color change throughout the seasons
  • Wonderful choice for a groundcover
  • Perfect for gardens and container plantings, adding texture and elegance to any setting
The Autumn Fern Grows in zones 4 - 9

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Scientific Name

Dryopteris erythrosora

Mature Height

1' - 2'

Mature Spread

1' - 2'

Sun Preference

Full Shade

Soil Preference

Acidic, Moist, Well Drained


The Autumn Fern, also known by its botanical name Dryopteris erythrosora, is native to East Asia. It has been cultivated and appreciated for its unique color-changing foliage for centuries. In addition to its striking appearance, this fern has also been valued for its ability to grow well in shady areas, making it an excellent choice for adding visual interest to understory plantings. The Autumn Fern continues to be a beloved choice among gardeners and landscaping enthusiasts, appreciated for its beauty, versatility, and ability to thrive in various environments.

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