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Adiantum (maidenhair fern)

Adiantum (maidenhair ferns) from Hallson Gardens: We ship ferns while dormant in April to mid-May, again in the fall as availability permits, plus they are available at the nursery in the summer. They are field grown plants, 2 to 3 years old from cultivated stock.

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Pronunciation: add-ee-AN-tum Common Name: maidenhair fern
Light: Part shade to full shade Moisture: Average
Soil: Humus-rich, moist but well-drained pH: slightly acidic to slightly alkaline
Zones: 2 - 8 Adiantum Planting Instructions


Adiantum pedatum

Adiantum pedatum, the Eastern maidenhair fern, has thin but sturdy, 24 to 30" high wiry black stems holding up feathery, circular fronds that branch outward in a flat, fan-like position with each branch carrying 10 to 20 horizontal leaflets.

  • Ships April to mid-May and again after mid September
  • Field grown plant shipped bare root
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