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Adiantum pedatum

Maiden Hair Fern

  • Category: Fern
  • Hardiness Zone:3-8
  • Height:12-20 Inches
  • Spread:12-16 Inches

A very graceful deciduous fern. The finely cut, shell shaped fronds offer a soft, tropical feel to the shade garden. Combines well with Hosta and other shade loving perennials.

Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Exposure
Full Shade
Partial Sun
Soil Moisture
Moist, Well-Drained
Rich
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Growing & Maintenance Tips for Adiantum pedatum

Rich, moist woodland soils are ideal. Plant crowns no more than 1-2' deep, planting too deep can be fatal.