Dryopteris erythrosora &
Dryopteris erythrosora &
Dryopteris erythrosora &
Dryopteris erythrosora &
Dryopteris erythrosora &
Dryopteris erythrosora &
Dryopteris erythrosora &

Brilliance Autumn Fern

Dryopteris erythrosora 'Brilliance'

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Brilliance Autumn Fern is a vase-shaped evergreen fern with arching tri-pinnate fronds.  These frilly, papery fronds emerge bright copper orange and mature to dark green with brilliant red spores on the leaves in fall.  Thrives in rich, moist, acidic soils with some shade.  Tolerates drought once established.

To learn more about the Brilliance Autumn Fern read this blog post.




Japan, China and Taiwan


2' - 2.5’


2’ - 2.5’



USDA Hardiness Zone: 

5 - 9


Part SunFull Shade

Bloom Color: 


Season of Interest: 


MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Low Maintenance.  Do not allow soils to dry out.  Shelter from winds.  No serious diseases or pest issues.  Will spread slowly.

LANDSCAPE USES:  Accents or Group Plantings, BordersWoodland GardenRock Gardens, Naturalized Areas, and Containers.

COMPANION PLANTS: Leopard Plant, Coral Bells, Lungwort

IMAGES:  Photo by Proven Winners, Brilliance Autumn Fern, (2) KATHERINE WAGNER-REISSDryopteris erythrosora 'Brilliance' Photo by Katherine Wagner-Reiss MD 02CC BY-SA 4.0, (3) KATHERINE WAGNER-REISSDryopteris erythrosora 'Brilliance' Photo by Katherine Wagner-Reiss MD 01CC BY-SA 4.0, (4) Leonora (Ellie) EnkingDryopteris erythrosora, (5) Liam KaplanAutumn Brilliance FernCC BY-SA 3.0, (6) Photo by David J. Stang, Dryopteris erythrosora Brilliance 2zzCC BY-SA 4.0

*As plants have ranges in appearance they may not appear as the images shown

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