Adiantum raddianum 'Fragrantissimum'

14cm pot £12.99
in stock - arrives before Christmas
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Buy Adiantum raddianum 'Fragrantissimum' maidenhair fern Fragrans: A wonderful plant for a larger terranium, kitchen or bathroom.

  • Position: bright, indirect light
  • Soil: good potting compost
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Hardiness: tender (indoors only)
  • Current height: approximately 30cm (including pot)
  • Pot covers: choose a 16cm pot cover to give a good fit over the pot

    The black stalked, triangular fronds of this elegant maidenhair fern are made up of lots of lobed segments, which create a soft and lacey effect. The colouring of the fronds is pretty too - being a soft yellowish green initially, but turning a darker green as they mature. This is a wonderful plant for a larger terrarium as it loves a humid atmosphere, but it will also flourish in a steamy bathroom or kitchen. Please note that the pot in the photograph is not supplied with the plant (which is sent out in a black plastic pot). They do however make excellent potted plants, and if you wish to pot yours up, we do have a wide range of pots on our website to choose from.

  • Home care: Grow in bright but indirect light and keep well watered but not waterlogged in summer. Reduce watering in winter, but do ensure at all times that the humidity levels do not drop. The best way to do this is to mist the plant with water at regular intervals.

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I am struggling to get succulents to grow in this terrarium - the conditions seem too damp even with very little watering of the plants. I have been placing the plants in terracotta pots inside the terrarium. Would ferns be better and if so, which varieties?

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If there is too much water in the terrarium, then the succulents will not flourish. Virtually all the ferns however love a humid environment, so you could start with these.... https://www.crocus.co.uk/plants/_/fern-starter-collection/classid.2000028148/

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