Ferns

Ferns Greenhouse

Have Shade? We have the plants that love to hang out in the Shade! Ferns will flourish in the right shady area. The following list is a small representation of the Ferns we offer at Canton Road Garden Center. We suggest you call to confirm availability of your favorite shade plant.

Boston Fern

Boston Fern

Many people think of the Boston Fern as the only fern available during the growing season. The Boston Fern is very popular and is commonly used as a hanging basket. This is not a perennial.
Christmas Fern

Christmas Fern

Great native evergreen fern for shaded areas. Deer resistant.
Japanese Painted Fern

Japanese Painted Fern

This fern should be grown in full shade to bring out its silver varigation and dark red center veins. Deer resistant.
Kimberly Fern

Kimberly Fern

Kimberly Fern is an upright fern. This fern is not winter hardy.
Lady in Red Fern

Lady in Red Fern

This striking fern has vibrant burgundy color throughout its stems. Its color intensifies after a couple of years growth. Deer resistant.
Leatherwood Fern

Leatherwood Fern

Lacy bright green fronds; likes moist humus soil. Native to Ohio.
Robust Male Fern

Robust Male Fern

A robust large evergreen fern that can tolerate a little more sun than other ferns. Deer resistant.
Ferns

Tony's Pro Tip: Ferns and Hostas

During summer months, slugs may become a problem. Slugs like to eat the leaves of a hosta. Slug Bait applied directly to the soil surrounding the hosta is recommended.