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Adiantum fulvum

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Adiantum fulvum New Zealand Maidenhair Fern,
Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Indoor Plants, Palms, Ferns & Tropical Dense, Rounded, Upright

A finely foliaged evergreen fern with upright arching black stalks with fronds unfolding to reveal soft, green coloured leaflets on a narrow stem. Growing from underground rhizomes this plant is a great choice for indoor plant use and hanging baskets. Requires high humidity, moisture and indirect sunlight, this variety can also tolerate cooler conditions.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
30-60cm 30-60cm

Position: Soil Type:
Semi Shade, Shade Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Aquatic Garden, Courtyard, Feature, Foliage Feature / Colour, Indoor Plant, Shady Garden, Tropical Garden, Container / Pot, Under Trees

Pests & Diseases: Aphids, Scale

Cultural Notes:

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Liquid feed, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Pteridaceae PacificIslands

Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Insignificant
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: N/A
Fruit: No

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: High, Medium / Moderate
Drought: Low
Frost: Tender
Wind: Low