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<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Adiantum capillus-veneris''<br>
 
<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Adiantum capillus-veneris''<br>
 
'''Common Name:''' Southern Maidenhair Fern</h3>
 
'''Common Name:''' Southern Maidenhair Fern</h3>

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Maidenhair Fern
Maidenhair Fern
Maidenhair Fern

Botanical Name: Adiantum capillus-veneris
Common Name: Southern Maidenhair Fern

Beautiful creeping groundcover for moist shady areas. Has lush soft green leaves with accents of black. Recommended near waterfalls, seeps, springs or in containers.

Plant Family: Pteridaceae
Plant Type: Fern
Height by Width: 1' H x 1' W
Growth Habit: Creeping, dense
Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Moderate
Sun Exposure: Shade
Soil Preference: Well-draining
Water Requirements: Regular
Cold Hardy to: 35 degrees F
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Endangered?: Not listed
Distribution: Widely scattered in cismontane Southern California
Natural Habitat: Shaded rocky, moist banks, exposed rock out crops near seeps

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