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Fish Tail Fern - Plant

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The fish tail fern is a shade-loving plant. It is an excellent hanging basket plant and it does well outdoors too.
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Plant height : 1 feet (+/- 20%)
The plant is potted in 6 inch plastic Pot
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Description for Fish Tail Fern

Fishtail palm is a fast growing feather palm that makes a beautiful addition to the landscape. It has a gray trunk (grows to about 30 ) that is covered by regularly spaced leaf scar rings. Toddy palm has a leaf shape that resembles the lower fin of a fish.

Common name Flower colours Bloom time Height Difficulty
Fishtail Palm, Jaggery Palm, Toddy Palm, Wine Palm Purple summer, 20 feet easy to grow

Planting and care

plant grow best in locations with direct sun (6 to 8 hours per day); they prefer long, hot summers to flower well.

Sunlight Soil Water Temperature Fertilizer
Full Sun well-drained soil Medium 70- 80 F Apply any organic fertilizer

Caring for Fish Tail Fern

  • While the plant is small, water around the root zone, about 3 to 4 in. from the plant. To protect the plant, it may help to put snail or slug bait around the ste

Typical uses of Fish Tail Fern

Special features: producing flowers at the top of the trunk with subsequent flowers produced lower and lower on the trunk. When the lowest flower blooms, the tree dies. Flowers are long plait like bunches hanging down. Toddy palm is an Asian species that grows from India to Burma and on the island country of Sri Lanka.

Culinary use: leaves

Ornamental use: The plant is used for ornamental purpose.

Medicinal use:

References

  • http://www.flowersofindia.net/risearch/search.php?query=Mexican+gem&stpos=0&stype=AND

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