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Staghorn Fern - Plant

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Platycerium bifurcatum
Sales price R 605
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Winter hardy to USDA Zone 9-12. In St. Louis, grow indoors in a warm, humid environment in bright indirect light including up to several hours of filtered sun. Avoid full sun. For upright display, tie rootball to a corkboard or slab of bark with insertion of peat moss around the crown.

Common name: Platycerium bifurcatum
Color: Green
Bloom time: Non-flowering
Height: 2.00 to 3.00 feet
Difficulty level: easy to grow

Planting & Care
Though you can find young staghorn ferns sold in pots, mature plants need to be mounted to a board or hung in a hanging basket. Why? Because, like air plants, staghorn ferns are epiphytic plants, which means that in they grow on other plants or trees in their natural growing environments.
In the tropics (and even warmer parts of the US like Florida), staghorn ferns grow to truly massive proportions, jutting dramatically out of the crooks of trees. Their roots hold them in place, and they absorb water and nutrients through their fronds.

Sunlight: Part shade

Soil: well-drained soil

Water: Medium

Temprature: 30°F

Fertilizer: Apply any organic fertilizer

Care:
  • Use a spray-bottle that emits a fine, ambient mist, such as a brass mister.
  • Mist the entire plant, focusing on the underside of the antler fronds and the shield fronds.

  • Use a spray-bottle that emits a fine, ambient mist, such as a brass mister.
  • Mist the entire plant, focusing on the underside of the antler fronds and the shield fronds.


Special Feature:
Roots must never be allowed to dry out. Occasionally immerse entire root ball (not the fertile fronds) in water for several minutes and then drain.
Use
Culinary use:
  • Use a balanced, water-soluble fertilizer (ratio of 1:1:1).
  • During

Ornamental use:
  • A hanging fern makes a great ornamental adornment for any large tree or wall in the garden.
  • For a substrate, most simply use a flat board


Note:
No serious insect or disease problems

Reference:
http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/PlantFinder/PlantFinderDetails.aspx?kempercode=b615

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What garden lovers say ... ?

5 / 5 Claire Montgomery 30 August 2017
Thanks for the extra seeds
4 / 5 Anjali Yadav 30 August 2017
very durable plant to a wide range of conditions
2 / 5 Riya Srivastava 26 August 2017
Disappointed. The plant is ok but the leaves are damage
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