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Adiantum aleuticum (syn. pedatum)
Common Name: Maidenhair Fern Family: Pteridaceae (The Maidenhair Fern Family)

Adiantum aleuticum (syn. pedatum)
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Notes:
Maidenhair fern is one of the most beautiful ferns for the garden. The fronds are atypical in that they are palmate -- like a hand with fingers. They are held on black stems. Maidenhair fern is a native of BC and is frequently found on deeply shaded steep banks and cliffs. In the garden, however, it is quite amenable to average garden soils in full to part shade. Synonym: A. pedatum.

Awards:
AGM GPP

Geogrpahical Origin:
North America
Asia - China and Japan
Himalayas
Native Habitat:
Shaded forests, moist cliffs.

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom Colour 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height12-24'  Bloom Time 
Spread12-24'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureFull - Part Shade Loves Shade Shade Part Shade  Foliage ColourGreen 
Soil MoistureAverage Moist  Stem ColourBlack 
Hardiness Zone4-9  BerriesNo 
BC NativeYes    

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