A unique fern with a broad habit. Attractive, arching triangular fronds are silvery-green. Foliage is a strong silver in Spring changing to green as the season progresses. Purple-red stems and midribs create a striking contrast. An excellent ground-cover for moist shady areas. A versatile garden plant for flowerbed. Prefers a damp soil in full or partial shade. Good for under-planting, in shady areas, in the woodland or rock garden. Approximate height and spread; 90cm x 60cm.