An epiphytic fern that grows to giant proportions! The leaf formation is fascinating. Water thoroughly and give bright light. Easier to water from below, so consider bottom watering if possible. Can be mounted. Available in 4” size.
Native to Australia. Shield fronds are deeply lobed and may reach 4 ft tall. Upper edges extend forward to form a catch basin. Once the shield fronds reach 18 inches from the bud. fertile fronds can be expected. Each fertile frond has one spore patch, oval to nearly triangular and brown when mature. Large reclining foliar fronds light green in color. Does not pup. Hardy to 30°F but avoid prolonged cold periods.
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