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Adiantum 'Crested Majus' is a larger variety of maidenhair fern that does well in cooler climates. It has shiny black stems with dainty round leaves. It likes a moist and peaty soil. Likes a partly shaded position to very shady, and can be grown indoors. Mist weekly to increase humidity around the plant. Snip off any dead growth close to the base to keep the plant tidy. Does well under trees, in containers and hanging baskets. Feed in the warm months with a half strength liquid fertiliser.
Flower colour: not specified
Flowering season: not specified
Maximum height: 0.6 metres
Minimum height: 0.5 metres
Maximum width: 1 metres
Minimum width: 0.5 metres
Will tolerate partial sunlight.
Light frost tolerance.
Plant is not salt tolerant.
This plant species will grow in the following climates: cool, temperate.
Clay: not specified.
Sand: not specified.
Planting season: Any.
Types of fertiliser: Half strength liquid fertiliser in the warm months.