Promoting the Use of Native Plant Species in the Home Landscape

Maidenhair Fern

Plant Leaf

Full Plant

Plant Berry/Flower

Latin Name: Adiantum pedatum

Flower Description:

Non Flowering

FamilyMaidenhair
Season BloomJun - Aug
HabitatPart shade in rich deciduous woods. The branches of the Maidenhair Fern float above the ground for a lovely delicate sight in the shade garden.
CyclePerennial
Height1' - 3'
Leaf DescriptionCompound fronds held horizontally and spiraling along stem each with up to 24 pairs of leaflets
Soil Type Wet
Light Source Shade
LocationWoodland