There are over 200 types of fern and this Boston Fern is native to tropical areas of South America. Boston Ferns are great at purifying the air in your home. A gorgeous plant with plenty of lush green fronds.
Light conditions: keep it happy by placing in a spot with indirect light. Too much direct light will make the leaves turn yellow.
Neediness: does require care to ensure a humid environment is maintained.
Watering: ferns enjoy being well watered so avoid allowing the soil to dry out by watering little and often and mist regularly to recreate the effects of a humid environment to help this plant thrive.
Ideal location: bathrooms, kitchens, living rooms, bedrooms and studies
Rate of growth: fast growing plant so feel free to give it a trim
Temperature: will be happy kept at a normal room temperature.
Pets: this plant is non-toxic to cats and dogs
Sizing: Small: W12cm x H35cm (Pictured), Large: W17cm x H50cm
Also known as: Nephrolepis Exaltata
All our plants come with a beautiful keepsake postcard with care instructions, so you'll never kill your houseplant again!
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