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Brittle maidenhair fern

Adiantum tenerum

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Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Tender

13b

USDA zone

18°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

70cm

Max

1m

40cm

Min

60cm

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Brittle maidenhair fern Overview

This species is an evergreen fern with fronds that are very divided and broadly lance-shaped. Pinnae are rounded or diamond-shape and mid green in colour.

Common problems with Brittle maidenhair fern

How to propagate Brittle maidenhair fern

Division

By division.

Other uses of Brittle maidenhair fern

Often grown as a houseplant in temperate zones.