Athyrium filix-femina

Clumping habit at the base, spreading at the top. Broad, vertical green fronds. Relatively easy to grow. Performs best in rich soil, but is adaptable to different soil types. Vigorous to invasive grower under good conditions.

Athyrium niponicum ‘Ghost’

Clumping habit with upright shape. Silvery-green foliage.

Athyrium niponicum ‘Pictum’

Spreading habit, can be used as a ground cover for moist shade locations. Lavender-purple foliage with silver highlights.

Dryopteris erythrosora ‘Brilliance’

Semi-evergreen. Foliage emerges a coppery-red color, then transitions to bronze and then dark green. Prefers evenly moist, well draining soils.

Matteuccia struthiopteris

Tall, showy form. Clumping habit, spreading by rhizomes. Plant in moist soil. Leaves will scorch quickly if allowed to dry out.

Matteuccia struthiopteris ‘The King’

Large fronds. Clumping habit, spreading by rhizomes. Plant in moist soil. Leaves will scorch quickly if allowed to dry out.