Maidenhair Fern (Adiantum)

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Plant Habit: Fern
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Water Preferences: Wet Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 10a
Plant Height: 3 feet
Plant Spread: 30 inches
Underground structures: Rhizome
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Terrariums
Uses: Groundcover
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Goes Dormant

Seen at Nicholson-Hardie Garden Center in Dallas, Texas

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Indoor fern - what species is it? by lophophora Oct 1, 2018 10:52 AM 3
what are the names of these plants? by blarney Aug 26, 2018 6:07 AM 3
Maidenhair Fern SIDE SHOOTS by Lucy77 Jul 6, 2018 11:18 AM 9
fern ID by urbanplantswoman Jun 20, 2018 5:17 PM 4
2018 Fall Plant Swap - CHAT by RickM Nov 12, 2018 5:09 PM 174
What is this plant? by Obitopod May 4, 2018 9:22 AM 1
Fern ID by carlysuko Dec 10, 2017 9:46 PM 4
Indoor fern? by Bonehead Dec 6, 2017 7:43 PM 7
Native Californian Houseplants by drewusername Nov 9, 2017 11:46 AM 5
Maidenhair fern by Bonehead Jul 9, 2018 10:11 AM 3

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