Common Name(s): maidenhair fern, five-finger fern,
Description: Beautiful, wispy green foliage on long, thin, black stems.
Light: Bright, indirect light.
Water: Keep moist, do not allow to dry.
Other Care: This plant flourishes in high humidity.
Origins: Native to the United States.
Other Interesting Facts: Maidenhair fern is the source of a pleasantly aromatic volatile oil long used as a rinse or shampoo that rendered black hair very shiny, hence the name Maidenhair. Part of the Vittarioid Fern (Vittarioideae) family.