Adiantum tenerum growing fern rhizome of the genus Adiantum also known as Brittle maidenhair fern, Adiantum tenerum perennial evergreen used as ornamental plant, can grow in tropic climate or as houseplant and growing in hardiness zone 11+.

Adiantum tenerum leaves

Leaves color green, leaf shape triangle deeply lobed, leaves grow in pinnate structure in triangle with black stems.

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Requirements for Adiantum tenerum 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:

Planting season:
Spring, summer, autumn

Pests and diseases:
Snails, slugs

Pruning season:

How to prune:
Dead leaves

Size of the plant:
30-70 cm, 12-28 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:
Full Sun / Half Shade / Full Shade

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?

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

Scientific name:

Adiantum tenerum


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