Boston Fern (Nephrolepis pendula)

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Boston Fern
Give a thumbs up Long John Fern

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 10a -1.1 °C (30 °F) to +1.7 °C (35 °F)
Leaves: Evergreen
Underground structures: Rhizome
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Epiphytic

Discussion Threads about this plant
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Nephrolepis pendula/Long John boston fern/Maranta bicolor by Tadeusz1234 Sep 12, 2018 8:36 PM 2
Looking for OXALIS HEDYSAROIDES RUBRA by grannysgarden Sep 27, 2018 7:02 PM 16

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