Adiantum pedatum

(Maidenhair Fern)

Rating: 🌻🌻🌻🌻

Light: ☁️

Deer resistant: yes 🦌

Moisture: well-drained soil

Moisture: well drained but not dry

Size: 18” H x 18” W

Garden zone: 3

Adiantum pedatum is a low-growing fern that forms dense clumps of finely divided green fronds with arching, wiry, reddish stems. It is ideal for the front of the border in a shady location. Utterly reliable. It will slowly spread via creeping rhizomes to fill an area. Deer have never bothered it.