Davallia deersfoot fern, hare s foot fern, shinobu fern, rabbit foot fern, ball fern is a genus of about 40 species of ferns in the family Davalliaceae.
Common name: Rabbit s Foot Fern, Hare s Foot Fern Color: green Bloom time: Non-flowering Height: 1.00 to 3.00 feet Difficulty level: easy to grow
Planting & Care They are usually shipped in the spring as bare roots when plants are fully dormant, well before they have leafed out. Theyâ€™ll look like a bundle of sticks on arrival. Note, they are not deadâ€”simply dormant.If you are buying container-grown plants (vs. bare-root plants), plant them by May or early June for best results.
Sunlight: Part shade
Soil: well-drained soil
Fertilizer: Apply any organic fertilizer
To help conserve water, reduce stress, and encourage healthy growth, apply a 2- to 4-inch layer of chopped and shredded leaves, grass clippings, or shredded bark around the base of your plants.
Allow about an inch of space between the mulch and the base stem of the plant.
Special Feature: Best in hanging baskets. Containers. Use Ornamental use:
The plant is used for ornamental purpose.
Note: No serious insect or disease problems. Watch for scale. Botrytis and aerial blights may occur.