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Adiantum Capillus-veneris

Botanical Name:

Adiantum capillus-veneris

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How to Grow
Water
Medium
Water moderately, allowing the top 3cm to dry out between watering.
Sunlight
Partial Shade - Partial Sun
~
3-6 hours of sun per day, with protection from intense mid-day sun
Soil
Moist, well-drained sand, loam or limestone. Can occur as an attached mass growing directly on rock outcroppings where moisture is present
Heat Tolerant
yes
Cold Tolerant
yes
Characteristics

Plant Type

Ferns, Fern, Houseplant, Native Plant

Lifespan

Perennial

Plant Height

0-1 ft.

Flower

No flowers., Not a flowering plant. Reproduces by spores.

Fruit

No fruits. Spores display from June to July.

Benefits
Ornamental

Ground cover in the right circumstances, bog edge plant

Taxonomy

Order

Polypodiales

Family

Adiantum - Maidenhair Ferns

Genus

Adiantum

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