Bird's Nest Fern (Asplenium australasicum)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Fern
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9b -3.9 °C (25 °F) to -1.1 °C (30 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 2 - 4 feet
Plant Spread: 2 - 3 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Epiphytic

Birds Nest

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Location: Sydney AustraliaDate: 2019-07-28Birds Nest
By yowie
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Location: Lisgar Gardens, Hornsby, N.S.W., AustraliaDate: 2014-11-11
By carolem
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