Adiantum venustumRef.: ADIAN 222
Origin : India, China, Himalayas.
Family : Pteridaceae.
The branching rhizome is creeping, bearing a colony of elegant evergreen fronds. In spring, the young fronds are pink-coloured. Although slow to establish, once it has, it will grow to form large clumps. It is a beautiful and easy ground-cover. Give it humus in a moist acidic or alkaline soil in light shade. The mature fronds can be used as cut foliage in flowers arrangements. Evergreen. Height : 25cm. Hardiness : -25°C.
- Foliage : semi-evergreen
- Height : less than 30cm
- Soil type : any
- Site : cool to moist woods, walls, rockery, fountain, rocks, banks, cool to moist
- Exposure : shade, half shade
- Shape : flexible, light
- Rhizome : creeping
- Hardiness : down to -25°C (-13°F)