- Athyrium niponicum var. pictum 'Godzilla'
Japanese Painted Fern ' Godzilla' Athyriaceae
Deciduous fern native to China, Japan and Korea. Metallic grey fronds suffused with reddish hues. Shade or part-shade. This is a large form of the Japanese Painted Fern. Dramatic foliage. Discovered by Plant Delights in the 90s. Said to have some Athyrium filix-femina in its genes.