Dryopteris erythrosora ‘Brilliance’
This handsome coppery red cultivar has a significantly more dramatic red color than others in the species; it tends to keep its red hue into the early spring months as well. A bold and beautiful choice for dappled sunlight to deeply shaded areas. Leaves mature to deeply cut, dark green. Easy to grow and adaptable to drier soils in cool, shaded locations. Spreads by underground stems.
Type: Zone 4-9
Light: Full shade, Partial shade.
Water: Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil – weekly, or more often.
Size: Moderate growing; forms foliage clump 18 to 24 in. tall, 18 in. wide.