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Adiantum capillus-veneris

Ref.: ADIAN 020

Origin : in France: along the Mediterranean and the Atlantic coast. World wide distributed.

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Special Price: 3.00 € Regular Price: 5.00 €

Family : Pteridaceae.

True maidenhair. Venus-hair fern

The rhizome is short-creeping. The stipes are black, shiny and thin. The lamina is bipinnate, each pinnule is rounded with a crenate margin. The elongated sori are covered with a false indusia, the reflexed edge of pinnules. This delicate fern will do well in cool, wet, chalky soils, rockeries,  living walls, in shade. Be careful with slugs. Evergreen. Height : 20/30cm. Hardiness : -15°C.

  • Foliage : evergreen
  • Height : less than 30cm
  • Soil type : alkaline
  • Site : veranda, greenhouse, indoor, walls, rockery, fountain, rocks, banks, cool to moist, potted fern
  • Exposure : shade
  • Shape : flexible, light
  • Rhizome : short-creeping
  • Hardiness : down to -15°C (5°F)