Maidenhair fern (Adiantum aleudicum): Bundle of 5 Plugs


Sold as set of 5 plugs.

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Sold as set of 5 plugs.

At a Glance: small delicate bright green fern

Height: low to ground
Leaves: dark colored stipe with near alternate leaflets

Appeal: Beautiful dainty fern. Tolerates wet mucky soils and full shade.

Ethnobotany: Historically used by many native tribes for medicinal purposes.

Sun/Shade Tolerance Hydrology Elevation Range
full sun > 80%
mostly sunny 60%-80%
partial sun and shade 40%- 60%
mostly shady 60%-80%
full shade > 80%


low elevation
mid elevation
high elevation



Pojar, Jim, and Andy MacKinnon. Plants of the Pacific Northwest Coast: Washington, Oregon, British Columbia & Alaska. Revised ed. Redmond, Wash.: B.C. Ministry of Forests and Lone Pine Pub., 2004. Print.

“Sound Native Plants.” Sound Native Plants. Web. 31 Oct. 2014.