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 FernColor:
1.00 to 3.00 feetDifficulty 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:
well-drained soil Water:
Apply any organic fertilizerCare:
- 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.
Best in hanging baskets. Containers. UseOrnamental use:
- The plant is used for ornamental purpose.
No serious insect or disease problems. Watch for scale. Botrytis and aerial blights may occur.