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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
Foliage Color
Green
Soil Moisture
Moist, Well-Drained
Rich
Attributes
Container
Crafts
Ground Cover
Salt Tolerant
Woodland Garden
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Fall
Spring
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.