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Adiantum capillus-veneris

Family: Adiantaceae

Common names: COMMON MAIDENHAIR, MAIDENHAIR, MAIDENHAIR FERN, SOUTHERN MAIDENHAIR, VENUS MAIDENHAIR

Native to: Africa, Americas, Australia, China, Europe, India, Japan, Polynesia, Sri Lanka

Sentiment: secrecy

Plant

Type: fern

Forms: arching, erect

Leaves evergreen

Max height: 2.3 feet

Max width: 2.3 feet

Flower

Leaf

green

new growth distinct

Horticulture

Plant features: evergreen

Exposure: part shade

Propagates by: division, spore

Soil type: loam

USDA Zones: zone 8 to +10 f, zone 9 to +20 f, zone 10 to +30 f

Temp. range: +10 to +40 °F

Water: moist