Aleutian maidenhair 'Imbricatum' Adiantum aleuticum 'Imbricatum'

Aleutian maidenhair 'Imbricatum'


'Imbricatum' is a dwarf fern, to 20cm tall, with black stems and fan-shaped, pale bluish-green fronds composed of leaf segments close together on the midrib. New fronds may be tinged pink when young

Plant Info
Common Problems

About this plant

  • memoNames

    • Family


    • Synonyms

      Aleutian maidenhair 'Imbricatum'

    • Common names

      Adiantum pedatum 'Imbricatum'

  • infoCharacteristics

    • Foliage type


    • Height

      0.1-0.5 metres

    • Spread

      0.1-0.5 metres

    • Hardiness zones


  • sunLight

    Partial Shade, Full Shade

  • scissorsPruning

    No pruning required

  • bambooSoil

    SoilChalk, Clay, Loam, Sand

  • pinSuitable locations

    • Hardiness zone

      Underplanting of Roses and Shrubs Flower borders and beds Cottage & Informal Garden Patio & Container Plants

  • sproutPropogation

    • Propagate by spores as soon as ripe at minimum 15°C; propagate by division of rhizomes in early spring

  • insectPests

    Generally pest free though scale insects may be a problem under glass

  • microbeDiseases

    Generally disease free