Perennial Brilliance Fern - fern DRYOPTERIS e. 'Brilliance' PPAF. 2' tall, 2' spread, part shade to full shade. The lustrous orange color of the newly emerging fronds seem to glow against the backdrop of the shiny, dark green, mature fronds. The sori, which are produced in fall, are bright red. Zones 5-9. Potted.