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Asplenium nidus

Native range: South Asia, South East Asia, Australia, Pacific Islands

Known names: Bird's Nest Fern

Hardiness: Best kept above 60°F

Mature Size: ~2' x 2' Indoors. MUCH larger in tropical areas outdoors.

Light: Bright indirect light, Lower light is acceptable but this fern will not be as robust. Avoid direct sun.

Water: Keep soil evenly moist, avoid applying water in the center of the plant. Will tolerate drying out for a VERY BRIEF period of time.

Soil: Standard potting soil, Long Fiber Sphagnum moss if mounted

Dormancy Period: N/A

Pet-Safe: Yes

Plant Size: 4" Pot, shipped semi-bare root.'


The Bird's Nest Fern can be grown either in a pot or mounted on wood planks. They will benefit from occasional misting. 

Asplenium nidus (Bird's Nest Fern) [4"]

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