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Common Maidenhair Fern

Common Maidenhair Fern is a highly ornamental native fern ideal for use in dampland gardens and fringing around ponds.

Small Plants Feature Foliage Perennial Suitable for Pots

Noongar Name: Karbarra

Scientific Name: Adiantum aethiopicum

Performance: Will thrive with some care

Size:Perennial with a maximum height up to 40cm

Flower: No Flower

Flowering Time: None

Natural Distribution: Grows locally in the Perth region

Growing at a Glance

See Growing Guide for more detail

Position: Prefers a sheltered position with partial shade.

Watering: A dampland plant requiring some soil moisture.

Feeding: Fertiliser not required.

Pruning: Generally not needed.

ReWild Benefits




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