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We dig plants when your order is received, and ship immediately via US Priority Mail. You will receive a tracking number via email when plants are shipped. All plants are packed to be safe in their packages for up to 3 days after receipt.
How We Protect Your Plants For Transit
We sell only bare root plants. We dip the roots in tera-sorb silicone gel to retain ample moisture for transit and surround with plastic. This provides superior protection for plants in transit for up to 12 days.
Upon Receipt Of Your Plants
Open your plants and inspect the same day received. We offer 3 days to report any problems with your order. Bare root plants need to be planted within 2-3 days of receipt unless weather prohibits. Store in a cool place and keep roots moist and covered with plastic until they can be planted. Water daily for the first week after planting.
Maidenhair Fern is a Non-Flowering Fern
Botanical Latin Name: Adiantum
Common Name: Northern maidenhair fern, Common maidenhair
Sun Exposure: Part shade to full shade
Mature Height: 18 inches
Spread: 18 inches
Spacing: 1-2 feet apart
Growth Rate: Slow
Flowering Time: Non-flowering
How Long It Flowers: Non-flowering
Flower Color: Non-flowering
Soil Requirements: Loose, rich, well-drained potting soil
Pruning: Cut the stems at the base when leaves dry up or fall off
Flower Form: There are many different types of maidenhair ferns available. The leaf stalk is thin, woody, and delicate. Some stalks are known to be a maroon color instead of green or brown.
Maidenhair Fern grows Best in the shade
The leaves are light green-grey and are soft to the touch. The leaves are found in clusters on this fern. These ferns are best planted a couple of feet apart as they spread and cover a large area. These ferns prefer part to full shade and like the soil to be moist. The more moisture there is around them, the better they grow.
Maidenhair Fern survives indoors or out.
The moist soils it enjoys are often found near wetland areas and ponds. The plant will become dormant in the time of drought but will return in the spring. Many homeowners love this fern because Maidenhair Ferns are so versatile and can be grown outdoors or in.
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