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Adiantum capillus-veneris
Common Name: Southern Maidenhair Fern Family: Pteridaceae (The Maidenhair Fern Family)

Adiantum capillus-veneris
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The Southern maidenhair fern is a beautiful ferns for the garden. The small fan-shaped fronds have wiry, black stems that are distinctively arching to pendent. Soft delicate finely textured foliage is attractive in woodland areas. This maidenhair fern tolerates heavy shade.

Geogrpahical Origin:
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 Zone5-8  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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