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  • Botanical Name: Dryopteris erythrosora
  • Common Name(s): Autumn Fern, Japanese Wood Fern, Copper Shield Fern

Autumn Fern: Nature’s Tapestry Unveiled

The Autumn Fern, a botanical masterpiece, unfolds its story with a riot of colors and textures. As summer wanes, this fern metamorphoses into a canvas of vibrant hues, ranging from copper to russet and gold. Each frond is a brushstroke, creating an autumnal tapestry that graces gardens and wooded landscapes. Shade-loving and adaptable, the fern thrives in dappled sunlight, bringing a touch of the forest to home landscapes. Its enduring beauty and low-maintenance demeanor make it a cherished addition, a living testament to the ever-changing, yet timeless, artistry of the natural world.

Complete Care Guide for Autumn Fern (Dryopteris erythrosora)

Autumn Fern, scientifically known as Dryopteris erythrosora, is a delightful fern species appreciated for its vibrant fronds and adaptability. To ensure the health and beauty of your Autumn Fern, follow this comprehensive care guide:

Light:

  • Filtered Sunlight: Autumn Ferns thrive in filtered sunlight or partial shade. Provide an environment with dappled sunlight or morning sun with afternoon shade.

Soil:

  • Rich, Well-Draining Soil: Plant the fern in well-draining, rich soil. Incorporate organic matter, such as compost or well-rotted manure, to enhance soil fertility.

Watering:

  • Consistent Moisture: Keep the soil consistently moist but not waterlogged. Water when the top inch of soil feels slightly dry to the touch. Avoid allowing the soil to dry out completely.

Humidity:

  • Moderate to High Humidity: While Autumn Ferns can tolerate average humidity levels, they appreciate higher humidity. Mist the fronds regularly or place a tray of water nearby to increase humidity.

Temperature:

  • Cool to Moderate Temperatures: Autumn Ferns prefer cool to moderate temperatures. Keep the environment between 60°F to 75°F (15°C to 24°C). Protect the fern from extreme temperature fluctuations.

Fertilizing:

  • Fertilize in Spring: Apply a balanced, slow-release fertilizer in spring as new growth emerges. Follow package instructions for application rates. Avoid over-fertilizing, as ferns are generally light feeders.

Pruning:

  • Remove Old Fronds: Prune out old or damaged fronds at the base using clean scissors or pruning shears. Regular pruning helps maintain the fern’s appearance and encourages new growth.

Mulching:

  • Organic Mulch: Apply a layer of organic mulch, such as shredded leaves or bark, around the base of the fern. Mulching helps retain soil moisture and suppresses weeds.

Potting:

  • Well-Draining Containers: If growing Autumn Ferns in containers, use pots with drainage holes and a well-draining potting mix. Repot when necessary to provide ample space for root growth.

Pest Control:

  • Monitor for Pests: Keep an eye out for pests like aphids or scale. Treat any infestations promptly with insecticidal soap or neem oil.

Winter Care:

  • Protect from Frost: In colder climates, protect the fern from frost by covering it with a layer of mulch. Reduce watering slightly during the dormant winter period.

Propagation:

  • Division: Propagate Autumn Ferns through division. Divide established clumps in spring, ensuring each division has roots attached.

Caution:

  • Non-Toxic: Autumn Ferns are considered non-toxic to pets and humans, making them a safe choice for households with pets and children.

By following these care instructions, you can enjoy the lush, feathery foliage of the Autumn Fern. Adjust care based on the specific conditions of your garden or indoor space for optimal results.

FAQ

Certainly, each plant is delivered with a Nursery Pot only. You have the flexibility to choose your preferred pot and repot the plant upon arrival.

If your region experiences cold temperatures below 50°F, consider our "Winter Plant Shipping Protection" to safeguard your plant from cold-related damage.

Please take note of the following:

  • Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

  • Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

  • Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

Shipping within the USA:

At UrbanPlantNook, we provide nationwide shipping services. Utilizing specially designed plant packaging, we expedite the delivery of plants across the country. Through rigorous testing and refinement, we have developed a winning formula to ensure the highest quality plants upon delivery.

We’ve established reliable partnerships with USPS to facilitate the delivery of plants throughout North America. We are so confident in these partnerships that we guarantee your plants will arrive in excellent condition.

Order Processing:

We maintain year-round shipping, unaffected by local weather conditions. Typically, your order is processed within 2-5 business days from the date of your order placement. Once we’ve shipped your order, you will promptly receive an USPS Tracking Number to track the delivery progress in detail.

Shipping Fees:

Our shipping fees are straightforward. At checkout, you will be charged a flat rate of $9.99 for all orders, regardless of their size and location in the United Stated. However, we also have a fantastic offer: if your order total exceeds $50, you qualify for free shipping.

  • Flat Shipping Rate $9.99 for order under $49.99
  • Free shipping for order more than $50.00

Note: If your order is $50.00 or above, please choose the free shipping method during the checkout process.

Delivery Timeline:

Your parcel is expected to reach your doorstep within a span of 7-14 working days. It’s important to note that the precise delivery timeframe depends on the USPS Delivery Schedule, over which we have limited control. However, rest assured that as soon as your order is dispatched, you will receive a USPS Tracking Number for real-time monitoring.

Our Guarantee:

We take meticulous care in packaging our plants to ensure they arrive in pristine condition. Every plant comes with a 7-day guarantee, providing coverage in case it arrives damaged. If you encounter any issues with your order, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us via email.

We stand firmly behind our products and aim for your complete satisfaction. When you purchase plants from UrbanPlantNook, you can do so with confidence, knowing that your purchase is risk-free.

International Shipping:

As of now, we are only able to provide shipping services within the United States.

Absolutely, we offer a shipping guarantee. We carefully pack each plant in a sturdy carton box to ensure safe delivery. In the rare event of shipping damage, you have a 7-day window to request a refund or replacement. For more detail, please check our Return & Refund & Replacement Policy

We meticulously package our plants for safe delivery in custom-fitted, sturdy carton boxes. These boxes are designed to prevent any shifting during shipment, ensuring your plants arrive in excellent condition. For detailed packaging information, please refer to this link: Our Packing Process

Certainly, should you wish to make changes or cancel your order, kindly reach out within 12 hours of order confirmation. Once your order reaches the "Packing" status, it becomes unmodifiable. For further information, please refer to this page: Order Cancellation & Modification Policy

If you're unsure about your USDA Zone, you can find it by following this link: USDA Zone Map

Planting Accessories

Elevate your gardening experience with our exquisite collection of planting accessories. Whether you're a seasoned horticulturist or just starting your journey into the world of plants, our range of accessories is designed to add a touch of sophistication to your gardening endeavors.

Winter Protection

Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

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   Free Shipping on Order more than $50
   We offer replacement or a refund for damaged plant
   Only ship the healthy plants to you
   Over 400+ plants you can choose for your home

add a pot for your plant

quick plant care guide

Product Information

Information

  • Botanical Name: Dryopteris erythrosora
  • Common Name(s): Autumn Fern, Japanese Wood Fern, Copper Shield Fern

Autumn Fern: Nature’s Tapestry Unveiled

The Autumn Fern, a botanical masterpiece, unfolds its story with a riot of colors and textures. As summer wanes, this fern metamorphoses into a canvas of vibrant hues, ranging from copper to russet and gold. Each frond is a brushstroke, creating an autumnal tapestry that graces gardens and wooded landscapes. Shade-loving and adaptable, the fern thrives in dappled sunlight, bringing a touch of the forest to home landscapes. Its enduring beauty and low-maintenance demeanor make it a cherished addition, a living testament to the ever-changing, yet timeless, artistry of the natural world.

Complete Care Guide for Autumn Fern (Dryopteris erythrosora)

Autumn Fern, scientifically known as Dryopteris erythrosora, is a delightful fern species appreciated for its vibrant fronds and adaptability. To ensure the health and beauty of your Autumn Fern, follow this comprehensive care guide:

Light:

  • Filtered Sunlight: Autumn Ferns thrive in filtered sunlight or partial shade. Provide an environment with dappled sunlight or morning sun with afternoon shade.

Soil:

  • Rich, Well-Draining Soil: Plant the fern in well-draining, rich soil. Incorporate organic matter, such as compost or well-rotted manure, to enhance soil fertility.

Watering:

  • Consistent Moisture: Keep the soil consistently moist but not waterlogged. Water when the top inch of soil feels slightly dry to the touch. Avoid allowing the soil to dry out completely.

Humidity:

  • Moderate to High Humidity: While Autumn Ferns can tolerate average humidity levels, they appreciate higher humidity. Mist the fronds regularly or place a tray of water nearby to increase humidity.

Temperature:

  • Cool to Moderate Temperatures: Autumn Ferns prefer cool to moderate temperatures. Keep the environment between 60°F to 75°F (15°C to 24°C). Protect the fern from extreme temperature fluctuations.

Fertilizing:

  • Fertilize in Spring: Apply a balanced, slow-release fertilizer in spring as new growth emerges. Follow package instructions for application rates. Avoid over-fertilizing, as ferns are generally light feeders.

Pruning:

  • Remove Old Fronds: Prune out old or damaged fronds at the base using clean scissors or pruning shears. Regular pruning helps maintain the fern’s appearance and encourages new growth.

Mulching:

  • Organic Mulch: Apply a layer of organic mulch, such as shredded leaves or bark, around the base of the fern. Mulching helps retain soil moisture and suppresses weeds.

Potting:

  • Well-Draining Containers: If growing Autumn Ferns in containers, use pots with drainage holes and a well-draining potting mix. Repot when necessary to provide ample space for root growth.

Pest Control:

  • Monitor for Pests: Keep an eye out for pests like aphids or scale. Treat any infestations promptly with insecticidal soap or neem oil.

Winter Care:

  • Protect from Frost: In colder climates, protect the fern from frost by covering it with a layer of mulch. Reduce watering slightly during the dormant winter period.

Propagation:

  • Division: Propagate Autumn Ferns through division. Divide established clumps in spring, ensuring each division has roots attached.

Caution:

  • Non-Toxic: Autumn Ferns are considered non-toxic to pets and humans, making them a safe choice for households with pets and children.

By following these care instructions, you can enjoy the lush, feathery foliage of the Autumn Fern. Adjust care based on the specific conditions of your garden or indoor space for optimal results.

Planting Accessories

Elevate your gardening experience with our exquisite collection of planting accessories. Whether you're a seasoned horticulturist or just starting your journey into the world of plants, our range of accessories is designed to add a touch of sophistication to your gardening endeavors.

Check more

Winter Protection

Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

FAQ

Certainly, each plant is delivered with a Nursery Pot only. You have the flexibility to choose your preferred pot and repot the plant upon arrival.

If your region experiences cold temperatures below 50°F, consider our "Winter Plant Shipping Protection" to safeguard your plant from cold-related damage.

Please take note of the following:

  • Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

  • Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

  • Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

Shipping within the USA:

At UrbanPlantNook, we provide nationwide shipping services. Utilizing specially designed plant packaging, we expedite the delivery of plants across the country. Through rigorous testing and refinement, we have developed a winning formula to ensure the highest quality plants upon delivery.

We’ve established reliable partnerships with USPS to facilitate the delivery of plants throughout North America. We are so confident in these partnerships that we guarantee your plants will arrive in excellent condition.

Order Processing:

We maintain year-round shipping, unaffected by local weather conditions. Typically, your order is processed within 2-5 business days from the date of your order placement. Once we’ve shipped your order, you will promptly receive an USPS Tracking Number to track the delivery progress in detail.

Shipping Fees:

Our shipping fees are straightforward. At checkout, you will be charged a flat rate of $9.99 for all orders, regardless of their size and location in the United Stated. However, we also have a fantastic offer: if your order total exceeds $50, you qualify for free shipping.

  • Flat Shipping Rate $9.99 for order under $49.99
  • Free shipping for order more than $50.00

Note: If your order is $199.00 or above, please choose the free shipping method during the checkout process.

Delivery Timeline:

Your parcel is expected to reach your doorstep within a span of 7-14 working days. It’s important to note that the precise delivery timeframe depends on the USPS Delivery Schedule, over which we have limited control. However, rest assured that as soon as your order is dispatched, you will receive a USPS Tracking Number for real-time monitoring.

Our Guarantee:

We take meticulous care in packaging our plants to ensure they arrive in pristine condition. Every plant comes with a 7-day guarantee, providing coverage in case it arrives damaged. If you encounter any issues with your order, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us via email.

We stand firmly behind our products and aim for your complete satisfaction. When you purchase plants from UrbanPlantNook, you can do so with confidence, knowing that your purchase is risk-free.

International Shipping:

As of now, we are only able to provide shipping services within the United States.

Absolutely, we offer a shipping guarantee. We carefully pack each plant in a sturdy carton box to ensure safe delivery. In the rare event of shipping damage, you have a 7-day window to request a refund or replacement. For more detail, please check our Return & Refund & Replacement Policy

We meticulously package our plants for safe delivery in custom-fitted, sturdy carton boxes. These boxes are designed to prevent any shifting during shipment, ensuring your plants arrive in excellent condition. For detailed packaging information, please refer to this link: Our Packing Process

Certainly, should you wish to make changes or cancel your order, kindly reach out within 12 hours of order confirmation. Once your order reaches the "Packing" status, it becomes unmodifiable. For further information, please refer to this page: Order Cancellation & Modification Policy

If you're unsure about your USDA Zone, you can find it by following this link: USDA Zone Map

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