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Fern 'Boston'

Fern 'Boston'

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The Fern 'Boston' is a classic and visually lush houseplant, celebrated for its abundant, feathery green fronds that create a dense and vibrant display. This plant exhibits an arching and spreading growth habit, with fronds cascading gracefully from the central stem. At full growth, the 'Boston' Fern reaches a height of approximately 2-3 feet.

Botanical & Common Names

Botanical: Nephrolepis exaltata

Common: Boston Fern, Cotton Candy Fern, Fluffy Ruffle Fern, Suzi Wong fern

Necessary Care Tips

  • Light: Bright Indirect
  • Ideal Temperature: 65-75°F
  • Humidity: High
  • Water: When the top inch of soil is dry
  • Fertilize: Once a month during the growing season with a balanced fertilizer diluted to half strength
  • Preferred Soil: Well-Draining Potting Mix

Advanced Care Tips

  • Prefers bright, indirect light but can tolerate lower light conditions.
  • Keep the soil consistently moist but not waterlogged.

Plant Insights

  • Member of the Nephrolepidaceae family, which is a small family of ferns that includes only 30 species.
  • Ferns are native to various regions worldwide, including tropical, subtropical, and temperate zones.
  • Ferns are one of the oldest groups of plants, dating back to prehistoric times.
  • Some species of ferns can grow quite large, making them a dramatic focal point in a room or garden.
  • Pet Safe / Nontoxic
  • High Maintenance
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