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HARDY FERNS Adiantum pedatum
Commonly known as Maidenhair fern
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Deciduous - fronds to 35cm (14in) long on glossy, dark-brown or black stalks. Segments are oblong or triangular and toothed.
Height - 30-40cm (12-16in)
Spread - 30-40cm (12-16in)
Fern - with stout, creeping rhizomes.
Hardy - cold winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - - none.
Place of origin - eastern North America.
Hardiness - Fully hardy -
Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil -
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