Adiantum jordonii

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California Maidenhair Fern
California Maidenhair Fern
California Maidenhair Fern

Botanical Name: Adiantum jordanii
Common Name: California Maiden-Hair

Soft lush foliage is green. The perfect plant for your rock wall in the shade. Recommended under oaks or pines. Likes moisture from fall to spring. Dormant in summer if allowed to dry out.

Plant Family: Pteridaceae
Plant Type: Fern
Height by Width: 1.5' H x 1' W
Growth Habit: Low, draping or clinging
Deciduous/Evergreen: Stress deciduous
Growth Rate: Moderate
Sun Exposure: Shade
Soil Preference: Adaptable
Water Requirements: Regular
Cold Hardy to: 32 degrees F
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Endangered?: Not listed
Distribution: Throughout California Floristic Province except Cascade Range and High Sierra Nevada
Natural Habitat: Shaded hillsides, moist woods below 4,000'

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