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Adiantum x tracyi
Common Name: Tracy's Maidenhair Fern Family: Pteridaceae (The Maidenhair Fern Family)

Adiantum x tracyi
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Tracy's maidenhair fern is an attractive sterile cross between A. jordanii (maternal parent) and A. aleuticum that occurs where the two species grow together in California. It is a protected California native fern. It can grow to 1-2 feet tall and wide with light green, lacy foliage on black stipes. Our tissue cultured clones are heat tolerant.


Geogrpahical Origin:
North America
Native Habitat:
Rock crevices and on forest slopes.

ClassEvergreen  Primary Bloom Colour 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height12-24'  Bloom Time 
Spread12-24'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureFull - Part Shade Loves Shade Part Shade Shade Part Sun  Foliage ColourGreen 
Soil MoistureAverage Moist  Stem ColourBlack 
Hardiness Zone6-9  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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