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Rosy Maidenhair Fern


This small fern is easy to grow and frequently seen. Young clustered rosy brown fronds rise from clump-forming rhizomes turning medium green. Widely adapted to a variety of soils and exposures. Tolerates drier conditions than other maidenhairs.

Adiantum hispidulum

Leaf Characteristics

Leaf notes : Young foliage is rosy brown.

Leaf texture : Thin, leathery, shiny

Leaf shape : Fanlike

Leaf color : Medium green

Plant Anatomy

Foliage growth cycle : n/a

Average size maturity width : 1 ft.

Average size maturity height : 1 ft.

Growth rate : Moderate

Cultural Information

USDA Zone : 0 to 5 F( Z7a)

Water requirements : Ample

Light exposure : Partial Shade

Landscape Attributes

Attractive bark :Yes

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