Athyrium filix-femina spp. asplenioides
- Common Name(s):
- Southern lady fern
Partial shade to shade; rich, moist soil; slow-spreading; spreads by rhizomes.
Wildlife Value: This plant is seldom damaged by deer.
- 1-3 ft.
- 3 to 8
- Twice pinnate pinnatifid; little difference between sterile and fertile fronds; feathery texture; red stem
NCCES plant id: 178