I found this little gem at a nursery not far from my home - I love the unusual looking plants ( as my house will show). I can't wait to break it down in smaller pieces and make more plants. Oh - it has the best earthy smell.
Emerald Vase Boston Fern Nephrolepis exaltata
- Part Shade to Shade
- Early Spring
Fabulous lightweight fronds gently catch the breeze. Provides a lovely understory for a shrub border or use as ground cover in open woodland. Also can be used as a houseplant. Vigorous and tolerant. Humus-rich, moist well-drained soil.
CharacteristicsPlant Type:AnnualHeight Category:ShortGarden Height:6 - 12 InchesSpacing:12 - 16 InchesSpread:12 - 24 InchesFoliage Colors:GreenFoliage Shade:GreenHabit:MoundedContainer Role:Filler
Plant NeedsLight Requirement:Part Shade to Shade
The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).Maintenance Category:EasyBloom Time:Grown for FoliageHardiness Zones:9a, 9b, 10a, 10b, 11aWater Category:AverageUses:ContainerMaintenance Notes:
Fertilize weekly in the growing season.
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