This product contains
|1||Fish Tail Fern - Plant|
|2||5 inch (13 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)|
About 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.
This large fern variety has fronds up to 3 feet long that are less petulant and lighter green color than the parent species. Its pinnae (leaflets) tips are once or twice forked like a fish’s tail giving an unusual appearance.
|Plant Height||12 inch (30 cm)|
|Plant Spread ||6 inch (15 cm)|
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
|Common Name ||Fishtail Palm, Jaggery Palm, Toddy Palm, Wine Palm |
|Maximum Reachable Height ||Up to 3 feet|
|Difficulty Level ||Easy to grow|
Planting and care
Keep the plant in indirect bright sunlight or partial sunlight area.The fish tail fern survives in the outer as well as in the indoor condition, just protect from the harsh sunlight.Soil:Use nutrient rich, well drained, well aereted, and porous potting mix. Watering:Water a plant when the topsoil in pot (5 to 8 cm) feels dry to touch. Water thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering for the winter & rainy season. Try to water the plants in the morning around 8-10 am. Application of Fertilizer:Apply fertilize a plant mostly in the spring and early monsoon season. Loosen the topsoil without disturbing the roots to the plant can easily uptake the nutrients and moisture. Re-potting:When a plant outgrows in current pot, re-pot with fresh potting soil and some fertilizer. Do the re-potting late evening and keep the plant in shady area for 2 to 3 days then move the plant to its required light condition. For re-potting procedure click here
Refer our Garden Guide for detailed procedures and meanings of words related to gardening.
Plant Protection:Remove dead, infected or damaged plant parts. For any insect attack or disease, you can use Neem oil, Eucalyptus oil or Citrus oil spray for primary treatment.
Fish Tail Fern care
Initial care for 1-2 weeks after receiving plant at your location: Allow your plants to settle to your location first after receiving it. Do not overwater them suddenly. Check the moisture in the soil. If it is too dry then apply water gently. Keep the plant in indirect bright light. Gradually move it to more bright location. Do not re-pot immediately after receiving it. Key requirements to keep plant healthy:
|Sunlight ||Indirect bright light or Morning sunlight atleast 3 to 4 hours|
|Soil ||well-drained soil|
|Temperature ||25 to 40 degrees Celsius|
|Fertilizer ||Apply any organic fertilizer|
Fish Tail Fern special feature
This plant has a leaf shape that resembles the lower fin of a fish.
Fish Tail Fern uses
- It makes an excellent hanging as well as a pot plant
Frequently Asked Questions
What is another name for a Fish Tail Fern ?
Fish Tail Fern is commonly known as Fishtail Palm, Jaggery Palm, Toddy Palm, Wine Palm
How tall do Fish Tail Fern grow?
On average Fish Tail Fern grows Up to 3 feet
How hard is Fish Tail Fern to grow?
A Fish Tail Fern is Easy to grow
How much sunlight does a Fish Tail Fern need?
A Fish Tail Fern prefers Indirect bright light or Morning sunlight atleast 3 to 4 hours
How much water does a Fish Tail Fern need?
A Fish Tail Fern prefers watering Medium
What kind of soil does a Fish Tail Fern need?
A Fish Tail Fern prefers well-drained soil
What temperature does a Fish Tail Fern like?
A Fish Tail Fern prefers 25 to 40 degrees Celsius
How often should I fertilize my Fish Tail Fern ?
To encourage Fish Tail Fern growth, Apply any organic fertilizer
Friday, 13 March 2020
VERY nice im so Happy for this plant
Monday, 02 March 2020
I received product with very good quality. But its not as per there image.
Wednesday, 19 February 2020
Pot seems to be really small. DO I have to shift the plan to the bigger pot as it starts growing in a few months?
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