Adiantum aethiopicum growing fern rhizome of the genus Adiantum also known as Common maidenhair fern, Adiantum aethiopicum perennial evergreen or cold deciduous used as ornamental plant, can grow in temperate, subtropics or mediterranean climate and growing in hardiness zone 7-11a.

Adiantum aethiopicum leaves

Leaves color green, leaf shape round shape with teeth margin (like parsley leaf) leaves grow in pinnate structure in triangle.

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Requirements for Adiantum aethiopicum growing and care:

Rich soil, drainage, moist soil, humidity

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Vegetative reproduction

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?

Difficulties or problems when growing:

Recommended planting season?
Spring, summer, autumn

Pests and diseases:
Snails, slugs

Pruning season:

How to prune:
Dead leaves

Size of the plant?
30-50 cm, 12-20 inches

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Medium growing

Water requirement:
Average amount of water / Big amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Half Shade / Full Shade

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:

Scientific name:

Adiantum aethiopicum


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